With their ultra-low emissions, electric vehicles are a key part of the UK’s greener future. However, after reports of cars spontaneously catching fire, Andy Miller, technical risk control manager, Allianz UK, explains safety concerns could put the brakes on the take-up of these environmentally-friendly vehicles.
It always seems that when brokers want to be able to provide clients with reductions in costs to help see them through challenging times, the underwriters in the market are facing their own harsh realities and are forced to start insisting on rate increases writes Aston Lark's CEO Peter Blanc.
The effects of climate change, such as rising sea levels and above-average temperatures, have long been apparent, however Swiss Re’s CEO, Tava Madzinga argues the resulting risk landscape is now more dynamic than ever.
US loss adjusting group Global Risk Solutions has formally launched in the UK and Ireland with two strategic partnerships - Delta Claims Solutions and Williams Pitt.
In this month’s column, David Worsfold looks at the industry’s stumbling response to Covid-19, the investigation fees travel insurers may face and why Brexit needs to move back up the boardroom agenda
Amber Rudd, former Home Secretary, will lead one of six working groups set up by the Pandemic Re steering group.
Exclusive: Despite some support of recovery plans for Covid-19 leading to a resilient, net-zero and inclusive economy, the sector has been criticised for a weak response to a coalition of non-governmental organisations' calls to support green and fair recovery from coronavirus.
Educating and representing during Covid-19: How insurance trade and training bodies are operating remotely
There has been a lot of focus on how different insurance companies have responded to the Covid-19 pandemic, but what about the representative and educational organisations that are part of the lifeblood of the sector? Post content director Jonathan Swift caught up with some to find out how they are training members and keeping them informed during lockdown.
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We’ve set out more detail on our proposed court action on business interruption insurance.— Financial Conduct Authority (@TheFCA) June 1, 2020
This includes identifying the representative sample of policy wordings & those insurers we've invited, & have agreed, to participate.https://t.co/f53WiCjhMV #coronavirusuk #FCAupdate pic.twitter.com/QS2xkVPp5V
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