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Willis to test home telematics

Willis to test home telematics

In the US, Willis Towers Watson has entered into an agreement with Roost, a developer of smart home technology, to establish a home telematics consortium consisting of five to ten insurance carriers.

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Tesla promotes autopilot thru insurance rebate

Tesla promotes autopilot thru insurance rebate

The UK-based insurance company Direct Line has begun offering Tesla owners a 5% discount if they get Tesla's Autopilot technology.

The idea behind the incentive is to cut down on accident rates.Read More

Household Insurance thru Nest Labs

Household Insurance thru Nest Labs

CosmosDirekt to offer insurance thru Nest Thermostat

Generali has announced that it will begin offering household insurance with smart home technology provided by Nest Labs, a company whose parent isRead More

Car Sharing Insured

Car Sharing Insured

Car2Go will be offering a third-party liability cover. Thru Allianz, the car sharing organization Car2Go has entered into an arrangement whereby it will provide third-party liability cover to itsRead More

Coverage for working mothers

Coverage for working mothers

IAG has set up Mums & Co in Australia as a joint venture with Carrie Kwan, the founder of lifestyle website Daily Addict. Mums & Co aims to foster a connected and empowered community ofRead More

Weather Index Insurance

Weather Index Insurance

Sompo Japan Nipponkoa has developed a prototype of Weather Index Insurance for the Myanmar Rice Federation. This cover will help to predict and mitigate farmers' financial losses in the event ofRead More

New partnerships for various types of Extended Warranties

New partnerships for various types of Extended Warranties

In Sweden, Solid Försäkringar has added to its large portfolio of product insurance partnerships by establishing new initiatives with three companies, namely Babyproffsen, Marbodal and Stiga.

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Small Businesses Protection against Data Breaches

Small Businesses Protection against Data Breaches

Cybersecurity specialist MyDigitalShield and Assurant will team up to help protect small businesses against losses from data breaches.

Assurant will provide support for MyDigitalShield's data breachRead More

New road trip insurance product in partnership with Danish holiday company

New road trip insurance product in partnership with Danish holiday company

Solid Försäkringar has come to an agreement with holiday company Friferie to provide supplementary 'road trip insurance' (‘Bilsemesterförsäkring') for the latter's self-drive and house rentalRead More

Water Company To Provide Insurance

Water Company To Provide Insurance

In Australia, MAPFRE Assistance has established a new partnership with Unitywater, a water company serving more than 300,000 customers, for the provision of insurance related to emergencies relatedRead More

Insurance Sales Through Home Shopping Channel

Insurance Sales Through Home Shopping Channel

In South Korea, BNP Paribas Cardif introduced a new partnership with the Korean home shopping television channel « GS Home Shopping », for the commercialization of one of their main lifeRead More

Assoc. for Rheumatism links with AXA

Assoc. for Rheumatism links with AXA

In Germany, AXA links with professional association for rheumatologists and rheumatism clinics.

AXA has formed a partnership to improve the treatment of patients with rheumatism, along with theRead More