Telematics based insurance may be ‘small fry’ right now but Kurt Rowe, associate solicitor advisory and market affairs at Weightmans LLP, says they are set to be big and insurers must gear up as service providers.
Antti Aumo, marketing director of the Car Connectivity Consortium, says MirrorLink’s two-way data exchange between the car and the smartphone opens up endless telematics possibilities for both users and app developers
Our alliance will develop a common platform for vehicles after 2018 to offer insurers a standardised way of accessing vehicle data, says Pascal Le Merle, manager sales and marketing services for Renault-Nissan.
Increasingly sophisticated advanced driver assistance services (ADAS) will bring fresh challenges to insurers over event data where driver behaviour ends and the car’s behaviour takes over, according to Iwan Parry programme development director Transport Research Laboratory.
The second, and last, day of Insurance Telematics Europe 2015, held at London’s Park Plaza Victoria hotel, began not unlike the first day as the conference participants heard some very discouraging words from Katy Ratcliffe, head of marketing at Consumer Intelligence.