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You can't avoid accidents, but you can be prepared for them
You can't avoid accidents, but you can be prepared for themArticle

You can't avoid accidents, but you can be prepared for them...

Jason Mellow 22 Apr 2021

Wide-eyed shockers: 5 things that could happen in the blink of an eye... and how to deal with them
Wide-eyed shockers: 5 things that could happen in the blink of an eye... and how to deal with themArticle

The average person blinks approximately 15 to 20 times each minute. Based on this estimate, the average person blinks for 10% of the time they are awake or between 5.2 and 7.1 million times a year...

Issued by Irvine Partners 8 Apr 2021

To insure or self-insure? A conundrum for fleet operators
To insure or self-insure? A conundrum for fleet operatorsArticle

Fleet insurance is essential for businesses with vehicle fleets and drivers...

5 Mar 2021

Why Aarto's enforcement spells good news for vehicle insurance policyholders
Why Aarto's enforcement spells good news for vehicle insurance policyholdersArticle

With South Africa suffering, on average, over 13,000 deaths a year from motor accidents it is very clear that something needs to be done. Better enforcement should lead to fewer accidents and road deaths...

4 Mar 2021

TWK Agri Insurance - Achieving sustainable growth, together
TWK Agri Insurance - Achieving sustainable growth, togetherArticle

TWK Agri's insurance division was established in 1978 to provide support services to clients. With more than 200 years of combined experience, clients can rest assured that their assets will be in good hands...

Issued by TWK Agri Insurance 8 Jan 2021

Cameron Cupido, CEO, Reinsurance Solutions Intermediary Services
The pressing case for political violence and terrorism insurance in Southern AfricaArticle

No business can ever say with certainty whether or not it will be safe from the threat of political violence or terrorism (PVT). Even seemingly innocuous businesses can unexpectedly find themselves on the receiving end of violent protests....

Cameron Cupido 2 Oct 2020

Comprehensive car insurance and what does it cover?
Comprehensive car insurance and what does it cover?Article

We are bringing all the information that you would need to know about comprehensive car insurance. We will also cover what the comprehensive car insurance can cover for you...

Issued by Orbeen 2 Sep 2020

Insurance industry sees increase in advertising with new commercials
Insurance industry sees increase in advertising with new commercialsArticle

Research by Brand Intelligence firm Ornico shows an increase in new commercials in the insurance industry with a sample of 228 new commercials in July 2020...

Issued by Ornico 12 Aug 2020

Not taking lockdown lying down: A 360 industry overview
Not taking lockdown lying down: A 360 industry overviewArticle

An overview of Bizcommunity's Press Offices, companies and organisations putting the grit in integrity, by continuing to communicate and innovate despite the many challenges of the Covid-19 lockdown...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 21 Apr 2020

OUTsurance implements a 15% vehicle premium discount
OUTsurance implements a 15% vehicle premium discountArticle

OUTsurance has implemented a 15% premium discount on all existing vehicle insurance policies for the month of May 2020 as the Covid-19 pandemic continues...

14 Apr 2020

How to finance your festive season
How to finance your festive seasonArticle

Here's how to finance your festive season, without going for broke...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 29 Nov 2019

New AARTO bill and its impact on motorist insurance premiums
New AARTO bill and its impact on motorist insurance premiumsArticle

The bill, which will result in the setting up of a demerit system for drivers, is expected to fundamentally change driving in the country by having licensed drivers lose points for traffic offences, which may result in the loss of a driving license...

26 Aug 2019

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Why a holistic educational approach is needed to curb reckless drivingArticle

According to Vera Nagtegaal, executive head of Hippo.co.za, the new demerit system for SA road users, in theory, could significantly reduce road fatalities by imposing punitive action on motorists who do not adhere to the rules of the road...

19 Aug 2019

Immigrant food couriers risk death on South African roads
Immigrant food couriers risk death on South African roadsArticle

"When it rains, it's trouble. Guys are falling all the time."

Kimon de Greef 3 Jul 2019

Insured? Who's liable for your car repairs?
Insured? Who's liable for your car repairs?Article

Motor vehicle insurance should be simple and, most importantly, provide the motorist with peace of mind...

19 Dec 2018

Colin Thornton
Why SMEs should be looking at cyber insuranceArticle

Budgets are tight and owners constantly have to prioritise spending. An expense like cybersecurity and thoughts of the nebulous world of cybercrime might be...

Colin Thornton 28 Sep 2018

Insurance accounting undergoing a major revamp
Insurance accounting undergoing a major revampArticle

The new IFRS Insurance Contracts Standard (IFRS 17 - Insurance Contracts) will impact insurance companies in South Africa including those offering motor vehicle insurance, life insurance and medical schemes...

3 Jul 2018

How mobile technologies are benefiting the transport industry
How mobile technologies are benefiting the transport industryArticle

Business and technology are becoming inextricably interlinked. Technology has forever changed the world we live in, hasn't it? All of this has been possible because of mobile applications...

Tuhin Bhatt 16 May 2018

Why Rura set new public transport fares
Why Rura set new public transport faresArticle

Effective 2 April 2018, public transport fares increased by 5% from Rwf20 to Rwf22 per kilometre in the City of Kigali while passengers travelling from one town to another will part away with Rwf21 per kilometre, a 7% increase...

Joseph Mudingu 5 Apr 2018

Untrained truck drivers placing strain on economy
Untrained truck drivers placing strain on economyArticle

Arrive Alive figures suggest that 27.5% of accidents on our roads are caused by trucks and light delivery vehicles. Truck accidents accounted for 4.8%...

7 Feb 2018

Here's how CPL needs to change
Here's how CPL needs to changeArticle

Brands are being pinched between the scrawny forefinger of recession and the oppressive thumb of an interminable political kleptocracy...

Issued by ACME Digital 12 Sep 2017

The timeline of autonomous vehicles
The timeline of autonomous vehiclesArticle

Although autonomous vehicles may seem futuristic, the technology of self-driving vehicles has been in development since the 1920s...

Issued by MiWay 31 Jul 2017

How to improve employee remuneration
How to improve employee remunerationArticle

Many employers do not get the most out of employee package structuring, but there are ways to personally tailor employee remuneration packages to make them more attractive...

Tanya Tosen 4 Jul 2017

Romolo Tavani
Osti reports on 2016Article

In 2016, the Ombudsman of the Short-term Insurance (Osti) saw major changes in leadership, its approach to work and the impact of the legislative environment...

31 May 2017

Insurance, innovation and IoT
Insurance, innovation and IoTArticle

In 2016, economic growth in South Africa was virtually non-existent, making it a tough year for the short-term insurance industry...

Neil Pather 2 May 2017

The best kept secrets for buying a home
The best kept secrets for buying a homeArticle

If you're serious about buying a house, you need to know the lay of the land. Check out these top tips for home buyers...

Issued by Private Property South Africa 28 Mar 2017

Boris Dzhingarov
Four things you absolutely need to know about vehicle insurance in North CarolinaArticle

If you drive a car in North Carolina, it's an absolute must to get vehicle insurance. Not only is it required by law, it can also protect you from financial ruin in case you get into an accident...

Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 5 Jan 2017

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Pop-up and prosperArticle

With retail space becoming ever more expensive and the viability of long-term tenancy no longer what it was, the traditional shopping environment is undergoing a huge shift as retailers look to capitalise on the growing popularity of pop-up shops...

Morné Stoltz 12 Dec 2016

New MiWay app feature assists during an accident
New MiWay app feature assists during an accidentArticle

With the holiday season and its associated road accident spike around the corner, short-term insurer MiWay has launched a new feature on its app...

7 Dec 2016

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An 'Airbnb' for luxury carsArticle

Stirling Automotive, a luxury car rental company based in Cape Town, is hopping on board the peer-to-peer global revolution...

28 Nov 2016

Innovation in transport calls for equally innovative change in vehicle insurance
Innovation in transport calls for equally innovative change in vehicle insuranceArticle

We spoke to Rudolf Britz about how market changes, new technology, and innovative companies in the transport industry are disrupting the insurance industry...

Cari Van Wyk 8 Nov 2016

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Innovative insurance solutions help reduce costs for transport operatorsArticle

Insurance for the trucking industry is becoming increasingly sophisticated with models being written to meet specific needs of fleet owners...

5 Aug 2016

Tech shifts the car insurance industry into top gear
Tech shifts the car insurance industry into top gearArticle

Complex and inconvenient processes built around inflexible and opaque products describe the experiences of many policyholders when dealing with insurers...

Simon Carpenter 1 Aug 2016

Self-driving cars and insurance - Gigantic losses or innovation opportunity?
Self-driving cars and insurance - Gigantic losses or innovation opportunity?Article

Imagine a world where you can summon your car via an app on your phone...

Ané Theron 20 Jul 2016

Driverless cars on a collision course with insurance
Driverless cars on a collision course with insuranceArticle

With the prediction that AVs will be available commercially by 2020 - liability for the actions of these vehicles is receiving the attention of insurers...

Sharon Snell 13 Jun 2016

What you need to know about commercial vehicle insurance
What you need to know about commercial vehicle insuranceArticle

South Africa's notoriously dangerous road system poses a myriad of risks to any business dependent on mobility. Given the enormous financial and logistical...

Mornè Stoltz 10 Jun 2016

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Role-players must strategise to reduce truck accidentsArticle

Although small motor vehicles and minibus taxis accounted for over half the accidents over the 2015/16 festive season, light delivery vehicles and trucks were also responsible...

Mornè Stoltz 16 Feb 2016

Do you know your vehicle cover?
Do you know your vehicle cover?Article

It's 10pm at night and you're driving on the freeway when you suddenly hear a loud bang, followed by your car pulling to the left. You stop at the side of the road...

2 Feb 2016

LiquidCapital bolsters its service offering
LiquidCapital bolsters its service offeringArticle

LiquidCapital has added Hollard to its panel of aggregated insurers for vehicle insurance...

29 Sep 2015

Customer service is customer acquisition
Customer service is customer acquisitionArticle

Why not divert some of your marketing spend to customer analytics for customer retention?...

24 Aug 2015

Insurers support introduction of mandatory third party insurance
Insurers support introduction of mandatory third party insuranceArticle

Aggressive underwriting, coupled with the escalating cost of motor vehicle repairs and replacements, has brought the long-term sustainability of the short-term insurance sector into question...

14 May 2015

New transport regulations can have far-reaching consequences
New transport regulations can have far-reaching consequencesArticle

The recently introduced amendments to the National Road Traffic Regulations for goods-in-transit can have far-reaching consequences for the agricultural transport industry...

22 Apr 2015

10 Tips on managing your personal budgets
10 Tips on managing your personal budgetsArticle

For many people, the gentle art of actually budgeting for income and expenditure is something that is scorned at or only for "nerdy" people...

30 Mar 2015

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