As the General Terms of Agreement is currently under review, industry has called for the agreement to be made mandatory, however others believe cross-sector collaboration will be crucial to build sustainable future for the sector.
Axa’s managing director for home and motor Marco Distefano has urged regulators and insurers to get to grips with the risks presented by e-scooters, though they remain illegal on UK roads.
Telematics still perceived as difficult, but demand for usage-based products expected to increase: Ageas’ Clarke
While the demand for usage-based insurance products is expected to increase, driven by the reduction in driving, telematic products are still perceived as difficult, a conference has heard.
With lithium-ion batteries becoming commonplace in everyday life, Post investigates the risks associated with them, and how insurers are incorporate such risks into policy terms.
With Aviva reporting a 10.7% increase in motor injury claims fraud, Post investigates what is driving the increase in credit hire fraud.
Most people would not be happy to drive a fully autonomous vehicle, a survey commissioned by Post has found.
Insurance Post subscribers can now benefit from our Vehicle Data Check tool to help validate VRM data.
As the cost of fuel soars, and with the move towards a greener lifestyle, the popularity of electric cars is exceeding all expectations. However, attention is now turning to their safety, in particular the fire risks that come with e-vehicles, writes Tim…
As driving habits change following the Covid-19 pandemic, Simon Jackson, co-founder and director at Go Shorty, explains why short-term car insurance is moving into the mainstream market as a sustainable solution.
I recently visited London’s West End to see the musical of Back to the Future and was amused to see how much the world has changed since the film was aired.
With the Official Injury Claim portal celebrating its first birthday on 31 May, Post investigates how it has fared over the past 12 months.
Speaking at the Association of British Insurers’ whiplash event, David Parkin, deputy director for civil justice and law policy at the Ministry of Justice, addressed the criticism that Official Injury Claims portal is not meeting its objectives as less…
Welcome to the latest episode of the Motor Mouth podcast, as we count down to the Insurance Post event Motor and Mobility on the 15 June at Mercedes Benz World.
Motor insurance premiums are still at a seven-year low in real terms, despite optimism from other tracking publications, according to the Association of British Insurers.
With the Financial Conduct Authority's Consumer Duty just around the corner, Peter Blanc, executive chairman of Howden UK & Ireland, believes professional advice will be the only way that customers can ensure they will know what they are buying.
James Blackham, CEO of By Miles, talks to Jen Frost about why the regulator had to step in over dual pricing and why usage-based insurance is the future
Volvo CEO Jim Rowan expects the semiconductor chip shortage crisis facing the motor manufacturing market to be solved in the second half of the year.
The government recently closed a loophole in the legislation on driving with mobile phones. Sam Barrett finds that while the changes are welcome, there are concerns that the law does not go far enough, and legislation needs to be tougher still
Welcome to the return of the Motor Mouth podcast, as we count down to the Insurance Post event Motor and Mobility on the 15 June at Mercedes Benz World.
A claimant organisation has raised concerns that the number of registered motor claims in the first quarter of 2022 remained at a pandemic level, despite road traffic mostly returning to normal.
Prestige Insurance Holdings invest a further £2m in new digital broker platform emphasising ‘slick’ user experience.
Post looks at a series of insurer failures in Gibraltar – and asks what the future will look like for existing and new entrants.
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps suggested the transport committee will announce the government’s plans for non-trial e-scooters in the Queen's Speech, as he pledged to “crack down” on sales of e-scooters that do no meet standards.
A man who made claims for the same car accident in two different names to Aviva and concealed information from Zurich has been ordered to pay back £58,000 in compensation.