The trouble with long weekends is that the longer they are, the more work tends to build up while (or IF) you have a chance to step away from it. Claims don’t take vacations, and if anything, there is typically an uptake of them during holiday periods. Propane grills that go “boom,” golf bags looted from the links, and forgetting the expensive digital camera at the festivities are not uncommon events; all which equate to more claims on your desktop, come Monday morning.
Like it or not, revenue and profitability in the auto segment are decelerating. Lower accident frequency, auto safety enhancements and vehicle crash avoidance features add up to fewer accidents and less risk to insure. Not to mention driver less cars on the horizon.