ARAG's bi-annual news bulletin covers the latest developments impacting the legal expenses insurance field. Topics covered: the spike in employment tribunal claims; legislative changes; whiplash reforms; insuring women’s legal futures; latest moves in sales and management; how to make a Will.
Claims directors at insurance companies may find themselves presented with numerous challenges when it comes to making B2B payments related to claims. This short guide highlights how Optal’s Virtual Account Numbers (VANs) offer a solution to the challenges faced by senior claims professionals.
Within insurance, one of the recent trends to emerge can be categorised as the development of ‘on demand’ or ‘micro-duration’ insurance. This whitepaper studies how insurers are reacting to changing consumer needs and the impact upon claims management and counter-fraud activities.
One occupational disease that is causing particular concern for the HSE is silicosis. In this blog, Andy Miller, technical risk control manager at Allianz explains why silicosis could result in claims if employers don't manage risks correctly and whether a tougher approach might be needed.
During 2017 and January 2018, insurers, MGAs and brokers within the insurance industry were invited to participate in an online survey relating to cyber. Based on the research findings, this report sheds light on the key trends impacting the cyber insurance landscape and what the future holds.
This infographic shows how a single allegation against a care or charity provider could lead to a number of claims requiring different insurance protection. The infographic highlights why packaged cover is recommended for providers, as opposed to having multiple policies with separate insurers.
Insurance companies have a long history of using analytics, but the advent of artificial intelligence (AI) has taken this to a new level. Based on research conducted by SAS, this whitepaper studies what the future will look like for insurance, as AI becomes more ubiquitous.
In January, Rob Townend stepped up from UK claims director of Aviva to become managing director of UK general insurance and, in doing so, wrote the latest chapter in what has been a notable turnaround in terms of equality for claims folk. Download Jonathan Swift’s blog to find out more.
ARAG's bi-annual news bulletin covers the latest developments impacting the legal expenses insurance field. Find out how ARAG fared at Post's Underwriting Service Awards, how the abolition of employment tribunal fees will affect claims and three legal developments that probably won't happen in 2018.
This whitepaper explains the reasons for marine cargo insurance and the different circumstances for when this may be required, as well as examining some topical issues for the market. Topics covered: an explanation of incoterms; insurance cover available; case studies of marine insurance incidents.