Bristol West®Commercial Auto

This program is a great option for your small business customers (sole proprietors, corporations and partnerships) with nine or fewer power units (up to 20 units when including trailers) who are looking for competitive rates, ease of use and a wide range of discounts.


Over 1,500 Business Classes

From preferred to non-standard risks, quote and book Commercial Auto business in a wide range of classes including: Contractors, Landscapers, Retail and Services, Food Services, and Wholesale Trade. We also offer a Non-Business class for those who own a personal vehicle that is not acceptable on a Personal Auto policy.

Vehicles Up To 33,000 Lbs

We offer rates for a wide variety of commercial vehicles, including the most common – pickup trucks, cargo/delivery vans and straight/box trucks. We also accept private passenger type vehicles.

Usdot Number Operating History

We use operating history collected by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in determining the most accurate rates for Commercial Auto customers with a USDOT number.


This real-time, "click to sign" signature process for policy documents is a convenient, mobile-friendly feature, and it’s standard for all new Bristol West Commercial Auto policies. This saves you and your customer's valuable time and effort. Automatic reminders prompt your customer to complete the process, meaning minimal follow up for you.

Text Alert Payment Reminders

When your Commercial Auto customers elect to receive text reminders, links to our mobile website and IVR are included within the text message so they can easily pay their bill. Customer retention increases significantly for customers who receive Text Alerts and it can free up more time for you to sell.

Easy-To-Use Quoting Platform

Our easy-to-use quoting platform on provides you and your customer a final rate at point of sale, thanks to interactive underwriting questions that your customer can answer immediately as you go through the quote process together. Get a competitive quote in three minutes or less!


  • Package (with verified General Liability or BOP from another carrier)
  • Paid-in-Full
  • Commercial Driver’s License
  • Business Experience
  • Prior Insurance

Not all products, coverages or discounts available in all areas.

Insurance underwritten by a member of the Bristol West Insurance Group or Foremost Insurance Group. The Bristol West and Foremost companies are part of the Farmers Insurance Group®, 6301 Owensmouth Ave., Woodland Hills, CA 91367.