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Uber and Other Rideshare Apps – How Should They Be Insured?

Submitted by Dean on 22 October, 2019 - 11:07 with 0 comment

They’ve revolutionised public transport in cities across the UK. But what’s the right way for tap-and-go taxi apps to approach insurance?

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Delivered to your door: the courier business

Submitted by Dean on 26 September, 2019 - 13:05 with 0 comment

Got a bike and some spare time?

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Preparing for winter: motor

Submitted by Dean on 26 September, 2019 - 13:01 with 0 comment

Unexpected snowfall and treacherously icy roads can cause chaos for drivers and fleet managers. Here are some simple steps to help prepare your customers or your customers’ fleets for a season of trouble-free driving.

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How telematics can revolutionise fleet and personal drivers

Submitted by Dean on 26 September, 2019 - 12:57 with 0 comment

Are you a good driver? According to the AA, when questioned, nearly 70% of drivers rate themselves as above average, with only 0.8% of drivers rating themselves below the curve.

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Car vandalism up 37% – here’s how to protect your business fleet

Submitted by Dean on 26 September, 2019 - 12:49 with 0 comment

According to police data, the number of reported car vandalism cases has risen by 10% over the past three years, with increases of as much as 37% in some parts of the UK.

What’s that in figures?

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Digital car dealerships – what to think about

Submitted by Dean on 27 August, 2019 - 13:59 with 0 comment

More and more prospective car buyers are looking to buy online rather than visiting dealerships in person. This is helpful for car dealerships in many respects, allowing you to sell more cars from many locations and manufacturers all in one place.

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Accident-prone: the stats for UK road traffic accidents

Submitted by Dean on 14 August, 2019 - 10:48 with 0 comment

You’d be mistaken for thinking road traffic accidents only happen to a certain type of driver. In fact, any road user of any age driving any vehicle anywhere in the country could cause a collision. Which is exactly why we pay car insurance in the first place.

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Here’s why car insurance is set to rise

Submitted by Dean on 23 July, 2019 - 10:16 with 0 comment

What do you know about the Ogden rate? Also known as the discount rate, this is used to work out the interest of the compensation payout amount that victims who have suffered life-changing injuries will receive to cover their future losses.

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Maintaining the value of your supercar

Submitted by Dean on 10 July, 2019 - 10:09 with 0 comment

For many, buying a supercar or hypercar is a lifelong dream. But simply driving it off the forecourt can slice the value off it. Maintaining any vehicle protects its value, safety, efficiency and performance, but it’s much more important for exotic vehicles.

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Getting your food truck ready for festival season

Submitted by Matthew on 25 June, 2019 - 08:27 with 0 comment

Working the festivals this season?

Here’s how you can make the most of your pitch this summer…

Get your stall ‘on point’

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About Us

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants are one of Wales’ largest Independent Insurance Brokers, established in 1978 by Roger Watkins. Since this time we have become one of the leading Commercial and Personal Insurance Brokers in the region and the trusted insurance advisor to hundreds of Welsh and UK businesses and individuals.

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15 & 19 Penlline Road
Cardiff, CF14 2AA
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