CENTREVILLE, VA – For the first time, total loss vehicle information from Amica Mutual Insurance Co. will be available to used-car buyers and sellers through Carfax Vehicle History Reports. Thousands of Carfax-subscribing dealers and millions of used-car buyers have access to vital vehicle history details that help consumers shop with greater confidence.
“We feel this proactive step in providing our total loss information will provide an additional level of consumer protection, potentially decrease fraudulent activity, and ultimately reduce the number of unsafe vehicles in the marketplace,” said Auto Physical Damage Manager Scott Wendel of Amica Mutual Insurance Co.
Amica Mutual Insurance Co., ranked highest in customer satisfaction among national auto insurers, nine years in a row by J.D. Power and Associates, is leading the effort for total loss disclosure by insurance carriers to Carfax. Consumers demand this type of damage information to help them make more informed buying decisions. Carfax-subscribing dealers can provide one-click access to this and other important information through millions of free Carfax Vehicle History Reports available online.
Amica also will report vehicle theft data to Carfax to alert used-car buyers and sellers about vehicles that were reported stolen. More than 22,000 data sources report vehicle history information to the Carfax database, comprised of nearly 6 billion unique vehicle records.
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