McKayla Girardin, Car Insurance Writer
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Yes, Esurance DriveSense tracks location for things like underwriting purposes, helping to speed up claims processes, and to give you accurate details of your trips. Your location information does not directly determine your premium or discounts, though.
Why Esurance DriveSense Tracks Location
- DriveSense tracks your location using a smartphone app to measure speed, hard braking, and the time of day you typically drive more accurately.
- Location information can be used to determine how far you travel on each trip, as well as your average speed.
- Stored location data may be used during the claims process to better analyze the details of the incident, such as speed and location layout.
- DriveSense saves maps of your trips using your GPS location data so you can review areas where you may need to improve your driving habits.
To learn more, check out WalletHub's review of Esurance DriveSense.
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