The Paris climate change conference: what does it mean for insurance? »
Climate change has important implications for us as insurers and
individuals. The world summit in Paris on climate change in
December 2015, known as COP21, therefore merits our attention.
CII Skills Survey 2015 »
The CII's 2015 membership skills survey gives a snapshot of the
current skills situation across the UK insurance sector.
Big data has become a major part of the insurance industry but has it changed the industry for the better or worse? »
Insurance has always relied on data: about our home, our car,
our health. The more that insurance firms know about the risk they
are being asked to cover, the easier they can decide the right
premium, the right cover, the right service. So when a development
like 'big data' emerges, insurance firms were always going to be
interested in it.
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Social media - a discussion on the importance of social media in business »
Asking whether business leaders should be social leaders is to
ask the wrong question. It is not if, but when should leaders
embrace social says Scott Guthrie
Ciindy - clarifying what insurance means is key to help customers get a greater understanding of what they are buying »
There is clearly a lack of understanding and trust among
consumers. This is particularly true of premiums and cover where
they are generally uncertain of what they are buying and why there
are price variations.
Market Focus - Germany »
Germany is a country in a period of transition as it faces the
introduction of Solvency II
Regulatory Radar »
The world of regulation and legislation is ever changing, so to
help keep you up-to-date with developments, our Regulatory Radar
covers the latest news from regulators and legislators, both in the
UK and Europe.
Drones are becoming an increasing part of everyday life and they
need to be better regulated.
CII Blog »
This month's CII Blog considers how mixing up the way you
achieve your ACII qualifications can make things a little more
Skills Survey »
The latest skills survey of the CII membership has come during a
period of significant change for the industry.
The Sunday Times Top 100 »
What does it take to make The Sunday Times Best Companies To
Work For list and how do insurance companies fair against the cream
of UK employers?
One near-miss too many? Drones and other airspace users »
Drones are looking to become more common, but what are the
implications for other airspace users such as commercial aviation?
Captain Andy Brown of the British Airline Pilots Association offers
a view from the people who will increasingly be sharing the sky
Rehabilitation Code of Best Practice 2015 explained »
In this video we look at the new Rehabilitation Code of
Best Practice following more than a years debate
between the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL), the
Forum of Insurance Lawyers (FOIL), the Motor Accident Solicitors
Society (MASS) and the Association of British Insurers (ABI) in
addition to consultation with the wider personal injury and
rehabilitation market. This video focuses on some of the more
significant changes in detail and explores how these might impact
insurers and claimant solicitors dealing with low value and high
value personal injury claims.
European Vnuk judgment to impact UK motor, EL and PL »
This video looks at the judgment in a case decided by the
European Court of Justice that has significant implications not
just for road traffic law but also other classes of cover including
Employers' Liability and Public Liability where the cover includes
the use of any vehicle. The relevant ECJ Judgement was brought by
Damijan Vnuk against a Slovenian insurer and the Court concluded
that the insurance obligation in respect of motor vehicles set out
in the EU Motor Insurance Directives is to be interpreted as
extending to 'any use of a vehicle consistent with the normal
function of that vehicle' and that the use of a vehicle is to be
widely construed to include 'any use'.
CII briefing: Financial Advice Market Review »
A briefing on the HM Treasury and FCA's Financial Advice Market