The government has unveiled plans to extend compulsory motor insurance to driverless cars.
When people talk about innovation in the claims process I immediately think about our clients and their customers - and also about our staff, because innovation undoubtedly means different things to different people.
Remove the cab of a lorry and chop off the bottom, put it back, sliding it forwards and downwards in front of the engine and - voilà! - better road safety because the driver is closer to the ground and better able to the see directly the space around the…
After sharing their views on 2016 last month, insurers and brokers make their predictions for the coming year. What do they think the highlights and lowlights will be over the next 12 months?
Innovations are bringing new technology into our lives at an almost frightening pace. Whether we want to control our central heating from our smartphones or check on our home security, appliances that can be controlled remotely are giving us greater…
We're living in an increasingly ‘smart' world. Smartphones have become indispensable to our day-to-day lives and the concept of smart homes and driverless cars is becoming reality.
A look at the tumultuous changes of 2016 – and a preview of what 2017 may have in store for the industry
Ford is to begin testing autonomous cars on European roads in 2017.
Data can bring benefits and early adopters of digital technologies are already seeing a return on investment. What will the full impact of digital and data enrichment be on the motor sector?
Driverless cars could spell the end of motor insurance and force a transformation of the claims process, the CEO of Ageas has warned.
Cars of the future will need to collect a basic set of core data to prevent drivers being unfairly blamed if technology goes wrong, the Association of British Insurers Annual Conference will hear today.
Beyond futuristic gadgets, connected cars feature technology that can help avoid collisions and detect other hazards.
The Australian government is pushing ahead with trials of autonomous vehicles which could see major legal changes over the next five years.
Halloween is now behind us, which means we’re now pitching irrevocably into Christmas season. The warbling of Maria Carey is already transforming supermarkets into no-go zones, and our inboxes are filling up with Christmas party invitations.
They look like rock stars but they're insurtech entrepreneurs.
Tesla’s recent hack has moved the liability spotlight onto software providers
The International Underwriting Association is establishing a new focus group to assess the future impact technology will have on London underwriting.
The government does not fully understand the risk posed to driverless cars by hackers, Parliament heard.
The technology in your car is accelerating at an incredible pace. Can insurers stay in the fast lane and get the most out of the changes?
With 40% of vehicles set to be fitted with ADAS systems by 2020, the maintenance and calibration of these systems is a cause for concern for insurers
Insurance revenues are being driven down by advances in technology that will disrupt the industry and change the ways in which customers choose their premiums.
Tesla will fit the hardware needed for full self-driving capability into all new vehicles it produces, including the Tesla Model 3.
Live updates from the ABI Motor Conference.
National newspapers ran a story recently on autonomous driving based on research from the University of Michigan. The academics claimed that British drivers would trust autonomous vehicles less than drivers from other countries.