App-based telematics provider Octo Telematics has added four insurers to its free smartphone driving app Octo U.
Older drivers are a growing market, whose risk is difficult to assess.
An insurtech start-up has launched a mobile phone-based telematics app that will be sold to insurers as a licensed product.
Young drivers should be given a tax break on their motor insurance if they take out a telematics policy.
Telematics data has been used for the first time to successfully defend a policyholder in a liability trial at Wandsworth County Court.
Former Zurich UK personal lines MD and chief underwriting offer Tim Holliday has joined telematics technology company Trak Global as a nonexecutive director.
Telematics providers have welcomed the opening of the government consultation on autonomous cars.
Four out of five motorists think that the price they pay for insurance should be linked to their driving behaviour, new research from Wunelli has found.
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Gibraltor based managing general agent Smartdriverclub has launched its new motor insurance telematics concept.
Markerstudy has confirmed the acquisition of telematics motor insurer Drivology.
Post’s first Motor Insurance World conference hosted a VIP roundtable, debating how insurers can grow telematics propositions in the UK and help motor insurance shed its distress purchase tag
Insure the Box founder and CEO Mike Brockman talks to Post about the firm's acquisition by Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Europe and adapting to a changing market
RSA will continue its telematics deal with Trak Global, with the company supporting the insurer’s More Than smart wheels proposition for young drivers.
Personal lines and telematics broker Igo4 has appointed industry heavyweight Sandy Dunn as a board advisor.
Against the backdrop of legal action and a fraud investigation, Jonathan Swift finds out how Indro Mukerjee is burying the Quindell past and focusing on the future.
Insurance telematics has come on leaps and bounds from the rudimentary fleet tracking devices first seen in the market. It’s now becoming ever easier for drivers to qualify themselves for more appropriately priced premiums. However, a look ahead to the…
Trak Global has tied up with Volkswagen to provide tech support for new drivers.
The 'trolley dilemma' is a thought experiment from the 1960s that questions the ethical course of action when having to choose between two outcomes
For the past five years the general insurance industry has been buzzing about telematics.
As I look out to the horizon I can't help but feel incredibly excited and perhaps a little apprehensive. We are seeing technology develop at an unprecedented pace, coupled with a sharpened focus on the customer and a reform agenda that could change the…
The Next Generation Insurance Network has been providing young professionals with educational and social events in London for the past five years. The network has more than 1500 members from brokers to underwriters, lawyers to consultants.
The government’s planned consultation on driverless car regulation in coming months should help “coalesce minds”, according to the ABI, while manufacturer Volvo continues to push for a coherent system ahead of its Drive Me London trials next year.
More than 11 million drivers will switch insurers this year as car insurance renewal quotes increase by an average of £22, according to data from Consumer Intelligence.