Suncorp becomes first Thatcham Research ‘Global Associate’

Thatcham Research has announced the renewal of its contract with Suncorp, extending the successful collaboration that has seen Suncorp distribute Thatcham repair data in Australia and New Zealand since...
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Parliamentary report into Western Australia’s smash repair industry

The Motor Trade Association of WA has been lobbying for a review into the smash repair industry and the conduct of the insurance industry for the past few years...
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UK Insurers report collision repair costs up 5 percent in 2018

Motor insurance pay-outs so far this year have reached a record level with over £23 million being paid every day, according to figures out today at the Association of...
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Written Off Heavy Vehicle Register (WOHVR) legislation passed in NSW

Legislation has been introduced and passed through the New South Wales parliament for the introduction of a WOHVR (written off heavy vehicle register) with the commencement date expected early...
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VSBC determines that a car insurer has breached the code of conduct

A landmark decision will likely have widespread consequences for the motor insurance and body repair industries, as the Victorian Small Business Commission (VSBC) found that a car insurer has...
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The Institute of Accident Assessors (IAA) expands to Queensland

The Institute of Accident Assessors was established in 1964 with the objective of promoting and protecting the further interests of the profession by holding members to a strict code...
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Symposium2018 exceeds all expectations

The Mobility, Technology and Safety symposium kicked off in style as delegates from around the country gathered for the what was a first of its kind in Australia. Initially...
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