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Allianz Coffee Guide to pyrostickers

Posted on: 06 September 2018

Pyrostickers have the potential to stop an electrical fire from growing and spreading by extinguishing it at a very early stage. The ease of its installation could lead to it becoming a common element of fire protection for server rooms and similar environments.

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Electric goods vehicles need an MOT certificate now

Posted on: 05 September 2018

A new law came into force on 1 September 2018. It has far reaching consequences for anyone driving an electric goods vehicle.

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The role of e-trading in the insurance industry

Posted on: 03 September 2018

Our white paper explores the rise of e-trading, its impact on the industry and offers expert insight on what the future holds.

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Artificial intelligence – Assisting insurance

Posted on: 30 August 2018

Artificial Intelligence (AI), once the stuff of science fiction, powers a whole host of things which are now part of everyday life.  Just think of Siri, Cortana or Alexa to start with.  

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Getting smarter in the workplace

Posted on: 30 August 2018

Smart building technology is transforming the way businesses operate, driving efficiencies and making the workplace safer, but it’s also changing the risk landscape.

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A BIBA Brokers' Guide to security measures in today's world

Posted on: 23 August 2018

What needs to be kept in mind when developing security measures to defend a business's assets against both new and traditional threats? Could emerging technology supersede tried-and-tested methods?

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New guidelines expected to increase prison sentence lengths for gross negligence manslaughter

Posted on: 07 August 2018

The Sentencing Council has published specific guidelines for courts in England and Wales dealing with certain types of manslaughter; These guidelines will be used for sentences imposed from 1 November 2018.

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Combatting fraud

Posted on: 07 August 2018

Fraud cost the insurance industry £900m last year. Here we explain what we're doing to help combat the issue.

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Profits up 17.5% and the partnership with LV= is making great progress

Posted on: 03 August 2018

Chief executive officer, Jon Dye, comments on Allianz Insurance plc's performance in the first half of the year, reflecting on how it's been maintained despite the extra resource required to set up the LV= joint venture.

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Charged up: Electric vehicles and their batteries

Posted on: 02 August 2018

There are 2.5m electric vehicles (EVs) currently on roads around the world, and this figure is expected to rise to between 40m and 70m by 2025. For that prediction to come true, however, battery technology needs to undergo a revamp.

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