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Small businesses fear IPT budget hike - #IPTsUnfair

Posted on: 04 October 2018

85% of 250 SMEs that took part in research commissioned by Allianz said that they are concerned about the financial impact on their businesses if there is another rise in the rate of IPT.

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Drivers are told 'Don't be a Space Invader' in new tailgating campaign

Posted on: 27 September 2018

Highways England has started a new campaign that encourages drivers to 'stay safe, stay back', with the aim of preventing road traffic accidents due to tailgating.

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What medical conditions do the DVLA need to know about?

Posted on: 19 September 2018

The DVLA need to make sure people are safe to drive on the roads. Because of this, they need to know about any medical conditions that might affect your driving.

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Allianz QuoteSME wins 'best extranet' award

Posted on: 18 September 2018

Allianz took home the award for 'best extranet' for its QuoteSME platform, at the Insurance Times Tech & Innovation Awards.

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Back to the future of fuel

Posted on: 17 September 2018

A year on from our feature, 'The future of fuel', which focused on electricity, we're going on a return trip to look at a few alternative solutions: hydrogen, biofuel and solar power.

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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.

read more about how businesses can use smart tech