Yearly Archives: 2017

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Crash & Casualty Data (OSRA)

Crash and Casualty Data Very few organisations operate without using the road. Millions of vehicles - lorries, vans, taxis, buses, emergency service vehicles, company cars, motorcycles, bicycles - are used for work purposes, and many people work on foot on or by the road - maintenance workers, refuse collectors, postal workers, vehicle breakdown employees, the [...]

By |2017-05-25T11:53:25+00:00March 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Crash & Casualty Data (OSRA)

How Hughes Telematics Works

Right now, there may be a whole lot going on inside of your car or truck that you simply take for granted; especially if your ride is equipped with a factory-installed vehicle telematics system such as GM's OnStar or Ford's SYNC system. Both of these systems allow you to receive roadside assistance or automatically notify [...]

By |2017-05-25T11:53:25+00:00March 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Hughes Telematics Works

The Internet of Things (IoT) and Insurance

The core role of an insurer is to give their customers financial certainty by carrying their financial risk in exchange for a premium. Given the inextricable link between physical risks and financial risks, insurers have always had an interest in their customers mitigating risk in order to minimise financial losses, but until now have not [...]

By |2017-06-16T12:47:49+00:00February 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Internet of Things (IoT) and Insurance

Parents less prepared to handle emergencies in the car vs. at home

ATLANTA, GA – According to a study released by hum, when it comes to creating safe environments for their families childproofing, installing security systems and blocking dangerous areas in their homes (such as stairways) rank among the top measures parents take to protect their households. In comparison, the research found that parents are less prepared [...]

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