According to statistics from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA), driver fatigue is likely to be a contributory factor in one in five road traffic accidents and up to a quarter of fatal and serious accidents. As the sleeping driver cannot brake or swerve to avoid or reduce the impact, these types of crashes are around 50% more likely to result in death or serious injury.
Documents • Jun 18, 2019 10:23 BST
Our latest white paper looks into a topic that has a significant effect on business and individuals alike: rising incidences of theft. We start off by considering the reasons that could be behind the increasing frequency of this type of crime, trends that are emerging and techniques that offenders have developed, before moving on to the defensive measures available.
Documents • Oct 04, 2018 09:40 BST
Ahead of the Budget on 29th October, independent research commissioned by Allianz has revealed anxiety amongst SME business leaders that the Chancellor will increase Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) from its current standard rate of 12%. 85% of the SMEs that took part in the research said they were concerned about the financial impact on their businesses if there is another rise in the rate of IPT.
Jeremy Trott “We acted quickly following the December 2015 floods & within 2 hours of claims coming in 95% of our customers had an appointment confirmed. We made more than 1000 visits to customers & have now settled or partially settled 96% of home & business claims. So far, we've paid £48m to those customers. In total, we provided 236 alternative homes for people to live in following the floods."
Documents • May 06, 2016 09:15 BST
Following the announcement that Allianz will operate a single trading operation combining Commercial and Personal lines, the company has released the new division’s senior management structure responsible for leading the business strategy in its chosen markets.