If you're looking for auto insurance in New York, you've come to the right place. This page has information on state driving laws, interesting Empire State facts, easy access to cheap car insurance quotes, and information about Mercury's many other products and services.
Mercury has sold auto insurance since 1962, and is trusted by millions of drivers. In fact, Forbes.com has named Mercury Insurance one of America's Most Trusted Companies, so you can count on Mercury to be there when you need us most. And, you won't find better New York state car insurance at a better price. Here are some of the products we offer:
It’s mandatory for all drivers in New York to have car insurance. Mercury Insurance is sold through a network of independent agents and brokers. In New York, we have agents in every major market to help you every step of the way. Mercury offers comprehensive coverage options, including personal auto insurance, mechanical protection, homeowners insurance and umbrella insurance. Mercury also provides business auto insurance.
State law requires all drivers to have minimum car insurance coverage. These coverage requirements include:
Bodily injury liability — $25,000 per person and $50,000 per accident
Property damage liability — $10,000 per accident
Uninsured/underinsured bodily injury coverage — $25,000 per person and $50,000 per accident
Personal injury protection — $50,000
Failure to provide proof of insurance can lead to several penalties. You could receive fines up to $1,500, get your license and registration revoked for up to three years, have your vehicle impounded, and face a jail sentence up to 15 days. To restore your license, you must pay a $750 civil penalty. Additionally, you’re financially responsible for any damages or injuries from an accident you caused.
Mercury enjoys a unique position in the New York market, providing customers with some of the state’s most affordable and personalized agent-driven service. Mercury sells a variety of cheap car insurance products through a network of more than 8,000 local, independent agents in 11 states. Contact a Mercury agent in your neighborhood for a free rate quote and start saving today.
Mercury already offers some of the lowest insurance rates available. You could save even more with the many discounts available, too!
One of the original 13 colonies, New York is known as the Empire State and was admitted to the Union in 1788. New York City is the largest city in the U.S. and served as the nation's capital until 1790. Over 8 million people call the Big Apple home — not to mention many famous landmarks, including the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Times Square, 9/11 Memorial & Museum, and Central Park. Outside NYC, you can explore and admire the gorgeous lakes, mountain ranges, and overall scenery of Upstate New York.
Mercury Insurance was founded in 1962 by George Joseph. Today, it is a multi-line insurance company offering predominantly personal automobile and homeowners insurance through a network of independent agents and brokers. We have agents throughout the Greater Los Angeles Basin, who want to help you every step of the way. Mercury offers comprehensive coverage options, including personal auto insurance, mechanical protection, homeowners insurance and umbrella insurance. Mercury also provides business auto insurance and commercial business insurance.
Mercury Insurance is based in Los Angeles, and California represents the core of its operations that span 11 states. Mercury is California's leading independent agency writer of automobile insurance, and is currently the state's third largest private passenger auto insurer. Mercury enjoys a unique position in the Los Angeles marketplace, as it provides its customers with some of the state's most affordable and personalized agent-driven service. With more than 1,000 independent agents in California, contact one in your neighborhood for a free rate quote and start saving today.
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