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Two Britons arrested by Spanish police over insurance fraud

Two unnamed British people have been detained in Majorca and will face an ongoing judicial investigation amid an alleged fraud scheme involving food poisoning claims. They are suspected of encouraging tourists to make bogus claims, with their supposed targets said to be British holidaymakers in hotels in Spanish town Alcudia. Read full article here

bnf insurance | professional indemnity insurance

Insurance premiums ‘set to soar’ after compensation changes

Average car insurance premiums could increase by up to £75 a year as a result of a government ruling, industry experts have said. A new formula for calculating compensation payments for those who suffer long-term injuries has been announced by the Ministry of Justice. Read the full article here

Police issue warning about fake social media insurance brokers

It seems catfishing has entered the world of insurance. Devon Live has noted that several reports of people responding to fake insurance brokers on social media have reached Action Fraud, the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime. In many cases, victims losing contact with the fraudsters once money has been transferred. Read the full article here

bnf insurance | property owners insurance

Hastings £20m tax battle nears conclusion

Hastings is seeking a tax rebate, claiming UK operation isn’t insurer, says newspaper Read the full story here

bnf insurance | fleet insurance

Trailblazer Volkswagen to lead 45% drop in van claims

Trailblazer Volkswagen to fit new technology in all vans which will spark massive drop in frequency van claims Link to full article here