Judges dismiss disease dishonesty duo
Allianz has supported its customers – the defendants - in two recent court cases for noise-induced hearing loss. Both claimants advanced fundamentally dishonest claims involving damages after allegedly being exposed to excessive levels of noise in the workplace.
Allianz 2023 claims fraud savings hit £77.4m
Reporting on its 2023 fraud results, Allianz Commercial detected £77.4m worth of claims fraud in 2023 - up from £70.7m in 2022 - with application fraud savings of £1.95m. The current cost-of-living crisis is having a continued impact on businesses with the financial struggle leading to an increased insurance fraud threat.
Allianz and the Youth Sport Trust to help UK school children ‘MoveNow’ with launch of nationwide festivals
Allianz and the Youth Sport Trust to help UK school children ‘MoveNow’ with launch of nationwide festivals.
Allianz awarded for exceptional customer service eight years in row
Insurance consultancy Gracechurch has awarded Allianz Commercial its Service Quality Marque (SQM) for the eighth year in a row and is the only insurer to receive this accolade.
False documentation at heart of dishonesty claim
A minor accident at a petrol station in 2017 turned into £150,000 personal injury claim resulting in a court case in 2023.
Last chance to nominate for the 2024 Petplan Veterinary Awards
With the deadline fast approaching, now is the best time to put in your nomination for that colleague who goes the extra mile or your practice for the support it gives local owners and their pets.
Allianz develops machine-learning ‘Incognito’ tool to tackle growing fraud claims
Experts from across the Allianz UK business have collaborated in developing and building a cutting-edge machine-learning tool called ‘Incognito’. Incognito identifies potentially fraudulent claims, which are then referred to a fraud expert for thorough review and investigation.
Allianz ranked world’s #1 insurance brand
For the fifth year in a row Interbrand have ranked Allianz as the world’s number one insurer in their Best Global Brands Ranking. With a global brand value topping 20.85 billion US dollars for the first time, Allianz has moved up three places to #31– among the fastest growing global brands.
Allianz Musical Insurance partners with Royal Liverpool Philharmonic to aid mental health
Allianz Musical Insurance has announced a new partnership with Liverpool Philharmonic. Central to Liverpool’s cultural offering, Liverpool Philharmonic is the largest music organisation and one of the largest cultural organisations in the city, employing over 240 people.
Allianz welcomes announcement of the Automated Vehicle Bill in the King's Speech
Allianz welcomes the announcement in the King’s Speech that automated vehicles will be addressed as part of the Automated Vehicles Bill.
Claimant trips up in Fundamental Dishonesty case
In a recent personal injury case against an Allianz Commercial customer, claimant, Ms. Swift was found to be fundamentally dishonest, despite sustaining a fractured foot in a genuine fall. Her dishonesty over the cause of the accident was at the heart of the claim.