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esure appoints the RAC to provide insurance customers with breakdown cover

esure appoints the RAC to provide insurance customers with breakdown cover

Press Releases   •   May 15, 2017 17:40 BST

RAC is appointed by esure to provide breakdown cover option for esure and Sheilas'Wheels insurance customers

Two-thirds of drivers say their vehicles have been damaged in car parks

Two-thirds of drivers say their vehicles have been damaged in car parks

Press Releases   •   Nov 02, 2016 00:01 GMT

New research for RAC Insurance highlights how prevalent car park accidents are - and how precious few motorists today own up to causing damage to another driver's vehicle

RAC calls for swift action to address growing insurance fraud

RAC calls for swift action to address growing insurance fraud

Press Releases   •   Oct 17, 2016 17:33 BST

Significant reforms to tackle illegal claims and strengthen regulation to protect law-abiding motorists were proposed in the last Autumn Statement by former Chancellor George Osborne and an initial consultation was due to be published this summer, but nearly 12 months on little or no progress appears to have been made.

RAC calls for young drivers to be exempt from paying IPT

RAC calls for young drivers to be exempt from paying IPT

Press Releases   •   Sep 07, 2016 10:00 BST

​The RAC is calling on the Government to make young driver telematics ‘black box’ car insurance policies exempt from Insurance Premium Tax.

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Queen's Speech: RAC reaction to announcements that will affect drivers

Queen's Speech: RAC reaction to announcements that will affect drivers

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 14:04 BST

The RAC outlines and responds to announcements made in today's Queen's Speech

RAC comments on proposal to get experts to set rate used to calculate personal injury payouts

RAC comments on proposal to get experts to set rate used to calculate personal injury payouts

News   •   Mar 30, 2017 13:07 BST

Experts may be called in to set the discount rate used to work out personal injury payouts after a backlash brought about by increasing insurance costs for motorists and a near-£6bn bill in the running of the NHS.

Autumn Statement reaction: Insurance Premium Tax the stealth tax of our time

Autumn Statement reaction: Insurance Premium Tax the stealth tax of our time

News   •   Nov 23, 2016 13:41 GMT

After a recent double rise in Insurance Premium Tax, this further increase is a slap in the face for motorists

RAC comments on new crackdown on false whiplash insurance claims

RAC comments on new crackdown on false whiplash insurance claims

News   •   Nov 17, 2016 00:01 GMT

The RAC's director of insurance reacts to new proposals announced designed to curb spurious whiplash insurance claims

Events 4 hits

Telematics for Usage Based Insurance

Telematics for Usage Based Insurance

Events   •   Sep 17, 2015 11:58 BST

RAC Telematics MD Nick Walker will be speaking at the event, talking about taking UBI to the mass market through adding diagnostics, FNOL and additional relevant services to improve driver behaviour monitoring.

Nov 05 - Nov 06

Berlin, Germany

TU: Automotive Europe

TU: Automotive Europe

Events   •   Sep 17, 2015 11:52 BST

Telematics, autonomy, mobility. RAC Telematics MD Nick Walker will be speaking at the event to talk about the future of telematics and what the developments being made by the RAC.

Nov 02 - Nov 03

Stuttgart, Germany

Telematics for Insurers

Telematics for Insurers

Events   •   Sep 17, 2015 11:45 BST

RAC Telematics MD Nick Walker will be speaking at the event, talking about taking UBI to the mass market through adding diagnostics, FNOL and additional relevant services, to improve driver behaviour monitoring.

Oct 28 00:00 GMT

Central London

Telematics Insurance Europe

Telematics Insurance Europe

Events   •   Sep 17, 2015 11:37 BST

RAC Telematics MD Nick Walker will be speaking at Telematics Insurance Europe, talking about taking UBI to the mass market through adding diagnostics, FNOL and additional relevant services to enhance driver behaviour monitoring.

Sep 29 - Sep 30

Documents 4 hits

RAC response to the MoJ consultation on whiplash claims

The RAC responded to the Government's consultation in January 2017

RAC Autumn Statement representation to the Treasury

The RAC's Autumn Statement representation, submitted to the Treasury in October 2016.

RAC Parliamentary Newsletter #13 - October 2016

In this month's newsletter we explore two key findings from the latest RAC Report on Motoring: the significant increase in the use of handheld phones at the wheel; and motorist's concern with the high cost of insurance. There is also the latest news from RAC Fuel Watch and a round-up of RAC activity around the UK.

RAC response to the DfT advanced driver assistance systems and automated vehicle technologies consultation

The RAC's full response to the Department for Transport submitted in September 2016