New York State seal

May 25, 1993

SUBJECT: INSURANCE

WITHDRAWN

TO: ALL AUTHORIZED MOTOR VEHICLE INSURERS AND INSURANCE PRODUCER ORGANIZATIONS

RE: CIRCULAR LETTERS NO. 1 (1980) WITH SUPPLEMENTS NOS. 1 & 2 AND CIRCULAR LETTER NO. 1 (1990)

MOTOR VEHICLE LIABILITY AND COLLISION INSURANCE PREMIUM REDUCTION FOR COMPLETION OF AN ACCIDENT PREVENTION COURSE PURSUANT TO SECTIONS 2336(a)&(d) OF THE INSURANCE LAW

This is to update the captioned Circular Letter of December 29, 1992, which provided a list of all Motor Vehicle Accident Prevention Course sponsors approved by the Department of Motor Vehicles. It has come to our attention that a correction must be made to the phone numbers for several of the course sponsors (indicated by **).

The current and complete list of courses, with these revisions, is as follows:

American Association of Retired Persons.

P.O. Box 259

Little Neck, New York 11363

For drivers age 50 and over only

(Please send self-addressed stamped envelope for information)

Driver Training Associates, Inc.**

45 East 33 Street -- Suite 207

New York, New York 10016.

1-800-243-2196

(212) 481-0404

(718) 816-4721

(518) 765-4011

(716) 735-9070

National Safety Council**

251 Salina Meadows Parkway

Syracuse, New York 13212

1-800-962-3434

(315) 453-7462

Safety Training Programs, Inc.**

P.O. Box 1328 - F.D.R. Station

New York, New York 10150

1-800-732-6242

(212) 737-6242

National Traffic Safety Institute

190 Rhine Avenue

Staten Island, New York 10304

1-800-334-1441

(718) 720-6868

New York Safety Program

8508 Fifth Avenue

Brooklyn, New York 11209-4707

1-800-942-6874

(718) 748-5252

The Empire Safety Council, Inc.**

176B Terry Road

Smithtown, New York 11787

1-800-246-3603

(516) 360-2160

In addition to, the foregoing list of Motor Vehicle Accident Prevention Course sponsors available to the general public, there are a number of in-house courses offered only to the employees of such sponsors. information on these courses is not intended for distribution to the general public, but should be disseminated to the appropriate personnel at the insurer to ensure that credit is given for completion of any of these courses by an insured: meriting the same premium reduction as the publicly available courses. Current sponsors of approved in-house programs are:

[There have been no revisions to this listing since December 29, 1992.]

AGWAY, INC.

9 Adler Drive

East Syracuse, New York 13057

(315) 449-6591

NASSAU COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT

EVOC Unit

947 Stewart Avenue

E. Garden City, New York 11530

(516) 573-3390

NEW YORK CITY EMS EVOC

NEW YORK CITY HEALTH &

HOSPITAL CORPORATION

Emergency Medical Service Academy

Box # 325 Fort Totten

Bayside, New York 11359

(718) 352-7001 ext. 212

NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT

Driver Education & Training Unit

Building # 54, Floyd Bennett Field

Brooklyn, New York 11234

(718) 377-5473

NEW-YORK-STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT

Room 3059 Cultural Education Center

Albany, New York 12230

(518) 474-3384

NEW YORK STATE POLICE

State Campus

Albany, New York 12226

518 457-7254

SUFFOLK COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT EVOC

Police Academy, Command 5122

110 Old County Road

Westhamton, New York 11977

(516) 288-7272

NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

4 Burnett Boulevard

Poughkeepsie, New York 12603

(914) 431-5718

Literature furnished to insureds about these courses should be revised to include these corrections. Companies should furnish such revised literature to all insureds with new or renewal policies as soon as reasonably practicable. Until such revisions can be made, however, you should include a copy of the Department of Motor Vehicles' notice regarding these courses (copy enclosed), which contains the complete phone numbers for the two corrected courses, along with your current literature.

Please acknowledge receipt of this Circular Letter in writing to:

Mr. Alan Goren, Senior Insurance Examiner

New York State Insurance Department

Property & Casualty Bureau

160 West Broadway

New York, New York 10013

Very truly yours, [SIGNATURE]

SALVATORE R. CURIALE

SUPERINTENDENT OF INSURANCE