Benefits of No Claims with insurance

Insurance claim concept

What is as important as having a clean driving record, almost worth its weight in gold, having no claims on our drivers licence! When you go to get insurance for your car what is one of the first questions you are asked, have you had any claims in the past few years? If you have,… Continue reading Benefits of No Claims with insurance

Autonomous Braking cut personal injury claims by a fifth

brake pedal

According to the Association of British Insurers, if cars were all equipped with AEB or autonomous emergency braking, it would cut personal injury claims by a fifth! AEB is a relatively new braking system that is currently used in approximately 23% of all new cars. The system uses radar, lasers and optical sensors to spot… Continue reading Autonomous Braking cut personal injury claims by a fifth

Motability Scheme role in Car Insurance

Disabled patient in wheelchair

Many people who are disabled receive benefits to help them in getting around, this usually is in the form of a weekly payment. This money is to be used for taxi’s, bus fares (if they don’t have a bus pass), and other transportation expenses they may incur. The benefit scheme is a good one and… Continue reading Motability Scheme role in Car Insurance

Fraud linked to black boxes

Car inspection

You may have heard or read about the mysterious “black box” installed in some vehicles. A black box is a telematics device installed on some cars that sends information back to the insurer. The information it sends back to the insurer can be how fast a car was going, how the driver brakes, etc, all… Continue reading Fraud linked to black boxes

Car Insurance Premiums Drop

I need help with my car

According to the AA British Insurance Premium Index, auto insurance premiums have dropped and are at their lowest levels since 2010. This as of the first quarter of 2020. The Director of AA Insurance Simon Douglas has stated the reduction is due to “price wars” and that the “unprecedented falls” in the cost of insurance… Continue reading Car Insurance Premiums Drop