In this BIBA guide, our second for 2018, we look at how the motor insurance sector is evolving as technological advancements revolutionise vehicles and the roads we drive them on, and what legislation and regulation needs to be adapted or created to handle it.
Vehicle technology has come a long way in the last decade, with devices such as autonomous emergency braking (AEB), dash cams and pedestrian airbags helping transform the UK’s roads. This whitepaper explores these new technologies and their potential impact on the insurance industry.
90% of personal motor insurers using contributory databases find them either very useful or extremely useful and feel contributory databases could be better used. Based on research conducted by LexisNexis, this infographic illustrates the views of personal motor insurers towards contributory data.
Insurance Post in collaboration with National Windscreens recently conducted a survey of the insurance market’s views on ADAS, its influence in setting premiums and approaches to repair issues. This report sheds light on the research findings and how the results compare with our previous study.
With more Advanced Driver Assistance Systems being installed on cars, Alistair Carlton, technical manager at National Windscreens, says insurers shouldn’t underestimate the demand for ADAS calibration. Download this article to find out more.
As assistance systems are making cars safer, but also more costly to repair, insurers would love a database listing which features are fitted on which vehicles – but motor manufacturers aren’t sharing that information yet. Download David Worsfold’s article to find out more.
This third presentation in our series of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) videos explains what you should expect from someone who is undertaking calibration on your vehicle. Previous videos in this series were ‘What is ADAS?’ and ‘What is ADAS calibration?'
The second in our series of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) videos presents the importance of calibrating the windscreen-mounted cameras used by ADAS.
Welcome to the first in a series of information videos produced by National Windscreens to help improve awareness and understanding of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). This video explains the basics of what ADAS are and why calibration is vitally important.
Announcements about fully autonomous vehicles are coming thick and fast, but are we overtaking ourselves? What infrastructure is needed? And, perhaps more vitally, do we have the right attitudes for a world with autonomous cars? This article studies whether the world is ready for autonomous cars.