Masternaut has entered into a partnership with vehicle CCTV firm SmartWitness to offer integrated telematics and camera technology. The partners said the joint offering will give fleets and drivers a technology that integrates telematics and driver behaviour improvement with in-cab camera technology. Other claimed benefits of the package are a reduction in insurance premiums and protection against crash for cash claims (the video filmed through the SmartWitness KP1 camera is court admissible evidence). The camera pairs with Masternaut Connect to […]
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ELB Partners has taken delivery of two Volvo FL 18-tonners, featuring Lawrence David XL-rated curtain-sided bodies and the firm’s highest ever specification of vulnerable road user safety kit.
The Insurance Fraud Bureau (IFB) has called for a greater focus on the role played by claims management companies (CMCs) in so-called ‘crash-for-cash’ incidents, in which accidents with innocent parties – often LGV drivers – are engineered in order to make a fraudulent motor insurance claim.