Category: Insurance Solutions
29th March 2018Trak Global Group launches Carrot Insurance’s New Driver in Canada
Trak Global Group, the UK’s leading telematics technology company, has launched a Carrot-branded young driver product in Canada. The smartphone app based product “Drive with Carrot”, is being exclusively distributed via InsureMy Inc., a Calgary-based insurance broker, who are a market leader in the management and delivery of data based insurance products (motor insurance is… Read more
12th December 2017The escalation in ‘relay’ vehicle theft is a concern for rental and other fleets, but simple deterrents along with more advanced solutions will hopefully result in a decline
Much to the delight of scores of private and business motorists, most manufacturers offer keyless entry for some or all of the models in their ranges, with 95% of European car brands, for example, featuring the technology. ‘Smart key’ entry can be traced back to the early nineties when the Chevrolet Corvette boasted an early… Read more
11th December 2017Carrot wins ‘Claims Partner of the Year – Motor’ at Insurance Times awards
Carrot, the rewarding insurer for young drivers, has won the Insurance Times ‘Claims Partner of the Year – Motor’ award, for its work with Zurich Insurance. The Crewe-based company, which is part of the Trak Global Group, has had a strategic partnership with Zurich since 2012. Tim Spreadbury, Carrot’s Head of Claims said: “We are… Read more
23rd November 2017Trak Global urges credit hire companies to embrace telematics or be left behind
Telematics offers credit hire companies (CHCs) a growing number of efficiency and risk management options, according to Nick Street, insurance solutions and claims manager at Trak Global Group, the UK’s number one telematics technology company. Nick was guest speaker at the Credit Hire Organisation (CHO) annual conference near Coventry, on 8 November. He briefed delegates… Read more
20th November 2017Trak Global partners with Giftcloud to reward good drivers
Trak Global Group (TGG), the UK’s number one telematics technology company, has signed a new partnership with leading digital rewards platform Giftcloud for its young driver brand Carrot, enabling the brand to offer their customers an unrivalled choice of rewards. Carrot MD Ed Rochfort said customers for their New Driver and Better Driver products will… Read more
19th October 2017MINI signs up Trak Global Group for insurance adventure
New MINI One customers will be offered a year’s inclusive insurance in a new deal signed with Trak Global Group. The UK’s largest telematics technology company has begun a new ‘proof of concept’ arrangement with BMW Financial Services (GB) Limited, starting in October 2017. According to Ed Rochfort, who heads up Trak Global’s Insurance broking… Read more
1st September 2017Trak Global technologies help police swiftly recover a stolen prestige vehicle
Until more recent times it wouldn’t be uncommon for a car owner to be unaware of the exact time at which their vehicle was stolen if the theft occurred during the night. Much head-scratching would typically ensue, the driver plus any other occupants or neighbours trying to recall if they heard anything and subconsciously remember… Read more
3rd April 2017A snapshot of what’s hot in the world of InsurTech
Except for a tiny minority of Luddite voices with sentiments to the contrary, more or less everyone has seen technology enhance their lives in one way or another, from household chores and booking travel tickets made easier to entertainment brought closer and admittedly blander things like banking made more engaging. If The Fast Show’s Paul… Read more
8th March 2017Carrot Insurance becomes member of the IFB
Carrot Insurance, part of Trak Global Group, has become a member of the Insurance Fraud Bureau in a move that will see both parties sharing data with one another. Carrot Insurance will now use IFB products to prevent application fraud and will provide the bureau with data to identify insurance crime. By using the IFB’s application fraud… Read more
16th February 2017Will telematics, connected and driverless cars help households to enjoy more disposable income?
Whatever happens politically, economically and otherwise on the world stage, one thing that matters to a huge chunk of us, from singletons and young families to those with grown-up children along with people in retirement, is the feeling of stronger financial security and having more disposable income for the finer things in life. With many… Read more
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