Simon Stanfield was elected chair of the Motor Accident Solicitors’ Society the day before the Ministry of Justice published its consultation paper on whiplash reform.
Since then, there has also been the Autumn Statement, which raised the insurance premium tax and called for a ban on pension cold calling. Post interviewed Stanfield, a solicitor for 17 years, on the...
Paul Jardine has been named CEO of XL Catlin and Catlin Insurance Company UK syndicate, succeeding Andrew McMellin.
Venture Insurance has purchased Poole Martin which will see the company placing premiums of £13m per year.
There has been a 13% reduction in the amount of insurance fraud reported by the industry, according to government statistics.
The Association of British insurers has lost an appeal to government on the judicial review on changes to the discount rate for personal injury damages.