The Association of Consumer Support Organisations has urged the Financial Conduct Authority to consider how the market adapts to regulatory change before considering fee caps on claims management companies.
Eccslesiastical has appointed Denise Cockrem as group chief financial officer.
The Motor Accident Solicitors Society has raised concerns over the development process of the new Litigant in Person Portal.
Four claimants were found to be fundamentally dishonest and ordered to pay back costs of £22,000 following an investigation into their casualty liability claim by Allianz and DAC Beachcroft.
Automatic fire sprinklers should be compulsory in all new build schools, insurers have warned.
Travel insurance premiums are down despite claims costs rising to £400m in 2018, according to research by the Association of British Insurers.
Extending Fixed Recoverable Costs could lead to claimants playing the system, lawyers warn.
Exclusive: Motor insurance policyholders could see their premiums increase as a result of a six year landmark case against Motor Insurers’ Bureau.
Exclusive: The complexity of repairing semi-autonomous vehicles has seen claims inflation rise significantly in the past year, insurers have warned.
Scottish broker Blackford has acquired the client portfolio and a full commercial broker team from independent insurance broker TL Dallas, to launch its offering in Edinburgh.
Average home insurance premiums have dropped 1.2% in the past year to £134, despite a rise in subsidence claims, according to the latest report.
The number of motor claims has risen by 10,000, which lawyers say is a sign there has been little impact from whiplash reforms.
More than a third of law firms have already shed staff in the run up to the implementation of the Civil Liability Act, and the majority believe the reforms could decimate the personal injury sector.