The number of motor theft claims paid by insurers in the first quarter of this year were at their highest for any quarter since 2012, says the ABI.
Rob Smale, former claims director and transformation director at Ageas, has joined the board of e2e Total Loss Vehicle Management (e2e) as a non-executive director.
Vehicles should have a sufficient level of security to guard against cyber attacks before they are allowed to be used in fully autonomous mode, the insurance industry urged.
By Kate Sweeney, partner and head of personal injury, Stephensons
By Mark Merrell, partner at Corclaim
James Dalton, director of general insurance policy at the ABI, is calling for six loopholes in the salvage system to be addressed.
Insurtech Zego has partnered with WeFlex to provide its 700-strong fleet with an insurance policy, driven by real-time data.
Drivers of fully autonomous vehicles should not be held liable for crashes involving their cars while the technology is in charge, says the Association of British Insurers.
Auto Windscreens has predicting a 10% drop in its annual fleet insurance and fuel bill using an integrated video telematics solution.
New data from Coverbox revealed young drivers are capitalising on black box insurance, and are just as competent as older more experienced motorists.
FMG has announced that it has entered into a three-year contract with Momentum, providing an insurance broker claims management service.
Autoglass has launched a new integrated online tool with insurance partner Aviva, enabling Aviva customers to make a windscreen insurance claim.
The total market value for UK primary car body repairs is expected to grow by 14% from £4.75 billion in 2018 to £5.43bn in 2023, a new report suggests.
A decline in accident repair centres is causing insurance-related repair costs to rise significantly.
Almost one million potholes each year have been reported to local authorities since 2015, research by The Insurance Emporium has found.
Government claims insurance premiums would be cut if drivers take a cyclist awareness course have come as a surprise to the Association of British Insurers (ABI).
A quarter (25%) of drivers would like to see dashcams made compulsory in cars, new research from GoCompare Car Insurance suggests.
Telematics has played a role in reducing insurance costs for young drivers as it has cut casualties by more than a third since 2011, LexisNexis Risk Solutions reports.
An angry cyclist has been caught on camera causing £1,500 worth of damage to a vehicle in busy London rush hour traffic, saving the company a hefty repair bill.
Insurers in the UK are unable to fully appreciate the benefits of telematics compared to decision-makers in the EU, according to a new survey.
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