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How Insurance protects your Quick Lube or Auto Repair Business

Like the full-service auto repair shop, those in the Quick Lube or vehicle oil changing industry may include mechanics on staff to service customers’ basic mechanical or maintenance needs. Related insurance coverage can run the gamut of associated commercial liability.

Insurance for Quick Lubes and Auto Repair Shops

  • General Liability Insurance
    Slip and fall injuries due to oil spillage on floors enhance the general risks of liability that this coverage can protect you from.

  • Property Insurance
    This coverage comes into play if your property or equipment is damaged due to fire, an explosion, a burst pipe, a storm, a theft or a vandal.  

  • Garage Keepers Liability Insurance
    This coverage protects you in the event there is a theft or vandalism in relation to your customers’ vehicles during the time they are stored in your garage overnight to service them.

  • Commercial Auto Liability Insurance
    This coverage can shield the vehicles used for your business transports or mobile servicing from costs related to damages.

  • Equipment Breakdown Insurance
    In the event your equipment needs to be replaced or repaired this insurance will cover the costs.
  • Workers Compensation
    This covers the costs of medical fees in the event an employee gets injured or sick due to circumstance on the job.


All of the above forms of coverage can be bound on a mono-line basis or as part of a business owner’s commercial insurance package policy. Speak to us at Prime Insurance for further details and other coverage options.


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Summary: Quick Lube oil changing shops and auto repair shops need commercial insurance coverage that protects them from the associated risks and exposures.


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