The Data Security or Data Protection Officer is an increasingly vital role within the insurance sector, especially following the implementation of GDPR. This short guide highlights how Optal’s Virtual Account Numbers (VANs) can be used by insurers to mitigate the risks of a data breach occurring.
Following implementation of GDPR on May 25th, the UK entered into a new age of data protection. This guide focuses on best practice for obtaining consent before providing real world examples of the use of consent within the general insurance sector and seven practical steps brokers can take.
IFRS 17 represents the most significant change in financial reporting for decades, but what does it mean for the insurance industry? This report sheds light on the insurance industry’s sentiment towards the IFRS 17 regulation and the steps organisations are taking to achieve compliance.
This short paper summarises the principal legal risks facing the casualty and motor claims environment over the medium term. The challenges include the resetting of the personal injury discount rate, the effect of changes to EU motor insurance law and the ongoing evolution of vicarious liability.
In the EU, the European Parliament recently adopted two new regulations that significantly tighten the requirements for medical devices. This article provides an overview of the new regulations, the scandal that prompted change and the need to balance safety, innovation and affordability.
Following the EU’s recent decision to amend the implementation date for the IDD, this article explores the implications of the new directive for brokers and revisits the steps outlined in our recent article that every broker should consider taking immediately.
This webinar is dedicated to helping brokers through the upcoming implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation. Our expert panel discuss what broking firms should be doing now and why, along with the next steps to take ahead of the new laws going live on 25th May.
The regulatory landscape is constantly evolving. With this in mind, Post asked a number of senior insurance figures about some of the most pertinent changes that are afoot from GDPR to the IDD, and how they would like the situation to develop in a post-Brexit Europe.
There has been a general decrease in fire incidents over the last 30 years, however, fires remain devastating events, and in the same period, the cost per fire has substantially grown. This article highlights how sprinkler systems provide important and often critical protection when things go wrong.
With the EU General Data Protection Regulation coming into effect in May 2018, MarkLogic Consulting has developed a GDPR Quick Start service. This guide highlights how the service will get you up and running with one of the most difficult parts of this regulation – evidence-based status of consent.