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Distracted Driving Awareness Month ends. Focused driving does not.

Distracted Driving Awareness Month has now ended, and we’re looking back on a full month of new data… read more

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

Shaving, texting, changing clothes—our new study on distracted driving behaviors shows the increasin… read more

Celebrating focused driving. A new approach to driving data.

Distracted Driving Awareness Month is here again. Since driving safety is at the core of our work he… 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.

We’ve had a pretty big 2017 here at Root. We’ve grown. (A ton.) We have a lot to be proud of. So bef… read more

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