Fascinating Fleet Stuff
Because the house owners of an Insurance coverage Dealer we’re continually looking for methods of maintaining insurance coverage premium costs down, which within the present financial local weather might be tough, with this in thoughts we lately attended an exhibition at Earls Courtroom. The theme for this exhibition was numerous ‘inexperienced’ or ‘Eco Pleasant’ elements on the automobile market place, all the things from frugal diesel’s to progressive hybrids. The exhibition was poorly attended however we discovered some very attention-grabbing stands that coated the areas of fleet operators, industrial automobile and truck house owners.One stand we discovered very attention-grabbing was exhibiting a ‘black field’ for autos. The field was put in within the autos and will present data that, ought to it’s concerned in an accident, was admissible in court docket.The gentleman on the stand advised us of a case the place a truck driver had been in a collision with a automobile. Subsequently the proprietor of the automobile claimed for whiplash himself and all of the passengers. The driving force recalled fewer passengers within the automobile than what was on the insurance coverage declare. The driving force of the truck thought-about the collision to be solely a minor bump and was involved that the automobile driver and passenger the place making such a declare.The black field was utilized in court docket and capable of show that the rate with which the truck hit the automobile was not enough to have precipitated the accidents being claimed. The results of the court docket case subsequently saved the insurance coverage firm some huge cash.Whether or not this story is true or not the idea made good sense to us. If the operators of fleet insurance coverage insurance policies can do something to fight the crime of insurance coverage fraud then it have to be all to the nice of everybody. You would possibly suppose that this isn’t necessary as most corporations have loads of cash but when they’ll get monetary savings by not having to pay out on fraudulent insurance coverage claims then the price of insurance policies is diminished for us all.We discovered these conversations on the exhibition very attention-grabbing and made the go to price our whereas. We additionally discovered just a few different stands that proved to be attention-grabbing however we’ll write about these in additional articles. It was attention-grabbing for us to see that new concepts are being launched to assist us to maintain the prices down on each fleet insurance coverage and industrial automobile insurance coverage and claims to a minimal.