Insurance

26th June 2019

Telematics Not the Only Answer to Reducing Insurers’ Risks

It wasn’t so long ago that an automobile was a free-ranging universe all its own. The only real connection it had with the outside world occurred when someone inside...

By Eric Volkman

21st June 2019

Lada Bales on Plan to Boost UBI in Russia

Bad work attracts bad clients. Years of expensive, albeit inconvenient, service had taught Russian car owners to shun many offerings from insurance companies and buy nothing but mandatory liability...

By Roma Nazarov

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29th May 2019

ADAS Cuts Risk But Still Raise Insurers’ Costs

The word “revolution” is perhaps used too frequently when pundits talk about connected cars. This is particularly true of the massive vehicle insurance business, which those-in-the-know tell us will...

By Eric Volkman

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30th April 2019

UBI Will Find Room to Grow But it Will Take Time

With most new cars now equipped with connected features or ADAS, there has been a change in the way auto insurers handle policies. As drivers become more aware of...

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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

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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...

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Arity Says Insurers Not Considering AV Risk
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...

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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

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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...

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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...

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Program Threatens Automakers’ Alleged CV Data Stranglehold
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...

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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...

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