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

Get the app

App store
Play store
ROOT for iPhone

Get new blog posts
delivered to your inbox.

Nice move.

Check your inbox to confirm your email.