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White paper: The Power of Renewables

Posted on: 09 October 2018

Renewable energy sources are becoming more widely used within the UK and so there's a need to address what insurance is required for the installations. Our latest white paper evaluates the cover that's needed.

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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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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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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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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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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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Coming soon: Remote controlled parking

Posted on: 01 August 2018

The government recently announced a law change allowing motorists to further utilise the rapidly evolving landscape of motor technology.

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