Dave Haines

VP – Claims

About Dave Haines

Dave brings over 30 years of insurance industry claims experience to DMC Insurance. Over that span, Dave attended hundreds of mediations, settlement conferences, arbitrations and trials across the country.  Dave is widely recognized as one of the foremost experts and most qualified individuals in the country regarding transportation insurance claims, trials and coverage issues. He regularly participates in trucking claims forums, including being a regular participant at TIDA and Themis.

Prior to joining DMC, Dave worked with Baldwin and Lyons for almost twenty years, focusing on handling complex claims for some of the nation’s largest trucking clients. After serving 4 years in the Air Force, Dave began his claims career with Meridian, where he received extensive management training and was part of the underwriting team for three years, then moved to the claims department where he handled multi-line claims.  Dave also spent time at Maryland Casualty, a Zurich Insurance company, where he handled high dollar general liability claims.