The MCS-90 Endorsement

Overview

Current federal regulations require for-hire motor carriers that transport property or passengers and operate motor vehicles in interstate or international commerce to maintain certain minimum levels of financial responsibility for public liability.

The MCS-90 endorsement is a form added to many truckers' and motor carriers' policies to ensure that the insured motor carrier is in compliance with these federally mandated requirements.

This course presents a detailed examination of this highly misunderstood and often litigated endorsement.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to

  • identify key insurance-related provisions of the Motor Carrier Act of 1980
  • recognize the purpose and significance of the MCS-90 form
  • identify the events that do or do not trigger the MCS-90
  • identify practical considerations affecting the underwriting of motor carrier insurance

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