Root News

Major announcements and company milestones for Root Insurance, such as state availability updates, distracted driving month articles, etc.

Distracted Driving Awareness Month ends. Focused driving does not.

Get a quoteDistracted Driving Awareness Month has now ended, and we’re looking back on a full month… read more

New study shows Americans use phones 91 minutes a week while driving

Get a quoteShaving, texting, changing clothes—our new study on distracted driving behaviors shows t… read more

Celebrating focused driving. A new approach to driving data.

Get a quote Distracted Driving Awareness Month is here again. Since driving safety is at the core of… read more

Redefining the claims experience: a note from Root’s CEO

Three years ago, we set out to unbreak the car insurance industry. We knew traditional car insurance… read more

A note from our CEO: Root is now in 20 states

This past week, Root began insuring good drivers in Oregon, making it our 20th state. This is a huge… read more

New distracted driving survey is in—80% of drivers admit to using a mobile device while driving

Announcing Root for Safety, a new survey about distracted driving conducted by the Harris Poll. In t… read more

Root's year in review. The 2017 edition.

2017 was a big year for Root. In addition to confetti, champagne, and goal setting, let’s celebrate by taking a look back at our 12 biggest accomplishments from 2017.… read more

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