Minimizing Teen Driver Risk

Presenters: Steven Fischl, CPCU, ARM-E, ARe and Dar Beachy, CPCU, CLU, FLMI (Moderator) 

Dec. 5, at 2 p.m. ET

Around the holiday season and leading into the new year, holiday breaks from high school and college increase the number and frequency of teen drivers out on the road. This webinar will discuss the various factors that make teen drivers riskier and what insurance professionals, parents and guardians can do to help mitigate risk.

Key takeaways from this webinar include:
Why teen drivers have a higher level of risk when driving 
What external factors influence their driving 
Insurance professionals will better understand issues insuring young drivers and the impact it can have on your book of business
What steps insurance professionals can take to help reduce loss frequency or severity 
What parents and guardians can do to help their teen driver be a safer driver


Steven Fischl, CPCU, ARM-E, ARe

VP, Regional Product Leader – Personal Risk Services


Based in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, Steve Fischl is a VP - Regional Product Leader in Personal Risk Services.

With over 17 years of expertise in personal lines insurance, Steve started his career in risk consulting at Chubb.  He then spent 10 years in underwriting holding various roles before moving into his current role, where he oversees product for the New York and Northeast regions for both profitability and growth.

Steve holds a B.S. from Muhlenberg College. He is accredited with the CPCU, ARM-E and ARe designations by the American Institutes for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters.

Dar Beachy, CPCU, CLU, FLMI (Moderator)

Underwriting Supervisor 

State Farm Insurance Companies

Dar is an Underwriting Supervisor at State Farm Insurance Companies and is based in Bloomington, Illinois. Prior to joining the Underwriting Department, Dar was a Product Owner in the Enterprise Technologies department and an Underwriting Analyst in State Farm’s P&C department. Dar has also spent time selling insurance, both in P&C and Life & Health. In addition to serving on the UIG committee, Dar is the Chair of the Careers in Insurance committee for the Central Illinois CPCU Local Chapter. Dar received his degree in Finance from Illinois State University.