UK construction sites are increasingly being targeted by thieves and fraudsters who recognise the financial value of plant and machinery. This article looks at the latest plant theft claims trends and what businesses can do to protect themselves from the various tactics used by criminals.
“Surge” is the dreaded word on their lips, and with claims already up 400% on last year there are widespread fears that 2018 could be a very bad year for subsidence underwriters. This report sheds light on the factors driving subsidence claims in the UK and how insurers can mitigate the impact.
Today’s construction operations are deeply reliant on technology, yet all of the technology comes with one overarching hazard – the possibility of a cyber breach. This article looks at the risks posed to the construction industry and the steps organisations can take to reduce data breach risks.
In this video, Sara Costantini, director at CRIF Decision Solutions, discusses the topic of fraud in the commercial space with Post commissioning editor Cecile Brisson.
Based on recent research conducted by Post in association with CRIF, this spotlight focuses on what the industry can do to improve fraud detection within commercial lines, including data sharing opportunities and better collaboration between insurers and brokers.
Closing the gap between the commercial and personal lines insurance sectors in the battle against fraud is a growing priority. Based on in-depth research, this spotlight focuses on the commercial areas most susceptible to fraud and how commercial insurers can proactively tackle fraud.
The insurance industry’s perpetually uneasy relationship with credit hire has often flared up into hostility. Judging by the tone of the exchanges at a recent roundtable, the current mood is much calmer, with a greater willingness to explore ways of removing the friction and excessive costs.
Insurers spend millions of pounds every year with garages on vehicle repairs. This short guide highlights how Optal’s Virtual Account Numbers (VANs) can be used by insurers to pay any suppliers and help ensure that the repair process runs smoothly.
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.
Making a claim can be a stressful time for an individual and it’s the insurer’s job to make the process as swift and painless as possible. This short guide highlights how Optal’s Virtual Account Numbers (VANs) can be used by insurers to speed up the claims process and increase customer satisfaction.