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Driving when tired

Posted on: 28 May 2019

Statistics show that driver fatigue is a likely cause for one in five road traffic accidents. Causing injury or death by dangerous driving can result in a fine, a driving ban, or even a prison sentence.

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A BIBA Brokers' Guide to claims inflation trends

Posted on: 15 May 2019

The world of insurance claims is constantly evolving, against a backdrop of changing legislation, emerging technologies and social trends. Our latest BIBA Guide takes an in-depth look at this topic, plus some of the drivers of claims inflation.

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Drones and insurance claims investigations

Posted on: 15 May 2019

The use of drones in insurance claims investigations can speed up the process and bring a quicker resolution for the customer. Nick Lock, Head of Property Claims, discusses the advantages of using this technology.

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Digital claims and the modern insurer

Posted on: 30 April 2019

Margaret Scott, Head of Claims Strategy and Customer Experience at Allianz, explains the need for digitalisation and the opportunities it can create.

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Allianz Complete Mini Fleet receives five star rating

Posted on: 09 April 2019

Our e-traded comprehensive fleet insurance proposition for businesses with 3-8 vehicles (up to 15 at renewal) has been given a five star rating in an Insurance Age product review.

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Directors & Officers - A broadening risk landscape

Posted on: 02 April 2019

There are plenty of new and emerging risks that are adding pressure to business decision makers while carrying out their role, including Brexit, #MeToo and environmental and impact.

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Allianz confirms Gerry Ross as new head of commercial motor

Posted on: 22 March 2019

Gerry, who joined Allianz in 2002 as an underwriting graduate, will be responsible for the Commercial Motor account, including the digital motor products.

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'Fundamentally dishonest' claimant left with a sour taste

Posted on: 22 March 2019

A woman who claimed to have suffered a personal injury after eating spring rolls purchased from a takeaway insured by Allianz has had her case dismissed after the judge didn't believe her evidence.

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New rules for registering trailers taken abroad coming on 28 March

Posted on: 20 March 2019

Certain trailers will now need to be registered with their own unique number plate through the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) if they are being taken out of the UK.

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New rules for landlords – The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018

Posted on: 12 March 2019

From 20 March 2019, private and social housing tenants will have new rights that allow them to force landlords to carry out improvement works, or else start court action for breach of contract and, potentially, claim compensation.

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