My son's insurance company says travelling to college is commuting - is this true?

My son's insurance company says travelling to college is commuting. Is this true?

Asked on 17 October 2019 by ian bevan

Answered by Tim Kelly
Yes, it is. Whether it is to and from a place of work is a different matter.
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