Deregulation: Cutting ties

Section 9 of the Deregulation Act 2015 will make it easier for insurers to cancel policies – but they must remain fair to customers. Post's article studies the implications for motor insurers.

The Act affects all motor policies, whether personal or business, and is set to make it easier for insurers to cancel an insurance contract. It does not affect or deal with an insurer’s right to apply to the courts to declare an insurance policy void for non-disclosure or misrepresentation.

Post's article studies the implications for motor insurers.