11th April 2019

Tech Can Reduce Risk But Not Insurance Costs

The introduction of new technologies nearly always comes at a high promise and quite often with an equally large promise and expectations. ADAS technology is not immune to this...

By Graham Jarvis


15th March 2019

Insurance Risks Same for Car Subscribers, Research Claims

Insurers are being told the growing trend of vehicle subscription instead of car ownership does not pose any greater risks of loss or damage. That’s the findings of research...


11th March 2019

Autonomous Tech Costs Could Reshape Auto Insurance Risks

Insurance is a key topic surrounding who will be liable for the safety and repair of autonomous vehicles but the legal intricacies could be far more complex than many...

By Louis Bedigian


4th March 2019

Arity Says Insurers Not Considering AV Risk

Insurers are not considering whether self-driving technology or human occupants are to blame if an autonomous vehicle crashes. That’s the view of Grady Irey, senior vice-president of data and...


22nd November 2018

‘Old Tech’ Cams Still Cutting a Dash With Auto Insurers

Would you invest $50 or so for a perpetual 15% discount on your auto insurance? Most of us would unhesitatingly say ‘Yes’. Well, in certain insurance markets around the...

By Eric Volkman


20th November 2018

Vodafone Study Claims Consumer Warming to UBI

Study results presented to this week’s Confederation of British Industry (CBI) conference in the UK suggest consumers are starting to warm to telematics services such as UBI. The research...


16th November 2018

Release Waymo’s Insurance Documentation, Pressure Group Tells DMV

A pressure group has called for details of Waymo’s insurance for the 39 autonomous vehicles it is testing in California to be publicized. Anti-corporate consumer rights group Consumer Watchdog...


15th November 2018

Researchers: Telematics Insurance Cuts Young Driver Deaths

A risk management firm claims a 35% reduction in deaths and injuries of 17-to-19-year-old drivers since 2011 is due to telematics insurance. LexisNexis Risk Solutions says it has correlated...


FCA Bid to Expand UBI Offerings
12th November 2018

FCA Bid to Expand UBI Offerings

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is planning to ramp up its connected car offerings by adding an insurance telematics specialist to its list of technological partners. It has signed a...


1st November 2018

Ageas’ Marlow: AVs Would Decrease Vehicle Ownership

Greg Hyde talks to Tim Marlow of insurance giant Ageas about development of autonomous vehicles and insurance of their occupants. While AVs are currently a work-in-progress for most of...


11th October 2018

Program Threatens Automakers’ Alleged CV Data Stranglehold

A program that can enable vehicle owners and component makers to access a connected vehicle’s data will soon be unveiled. The Auto Care Association (ACA) will host three separate...


10th October 2018

Autonomous Cars Face Higher Adoption Barriers Than Drones, Ships

A report from the UK's International Underwriting Association finds an easier path to future success for aerial drones and autonomous ships, compared to autonomous vehicles, due to self-driving vehicle...