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6 resources that will get you up-to-speed on GDPR

21-Aug-2017 09:00:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Industry Insights

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With less than a year to go until General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, now is the time for insurance professionals to get up-to-speed on what this means for our industry.

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Weathering the storm: shipping risks

09-Aug-2017 09:30:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Industry Insights

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In an article from our magazine The Insider, Tracey Mullin discusses the risks of naturally occurring weather events in the shipping industry and how they can be managed.

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Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill: What you need to know

31-Jul-2017 09:30:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Industry Insights

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Nina Gaston, Partner at DWF, discusses the significant changes proposed to Irish insurance contracts by the Consumer Insurance Contracts Bill 2017.

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Brexit: Challenges and opportunities for Ireland

18-Jul-2017 09:42:56 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Thinkpiece, Industry Insights

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In an article from our member magazine, The Insider, Tobias Müller and Robert Joniec of Müller Consultancy, give insights on what the Irish insurance market can expect following Brexit and how organisations can best prepare.

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InsurTech: Transforming the industry from within

12-Jul-2017 09:00:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Industry Insights

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Hesus Inoma, CEO and Founder of InsurTech startup WeSavvy, explains how in an increasingly connected world, insurers need to embrace emerging technologies to meet consumer demand.

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GDPR: What's in store for insurance?

04-Jul-2017 09:00:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Thinkpiece, Industry Insights

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In the second issue of our member magazine, The Insider, Elaine Morrissey (Associate Solicitor at McDowell Purcell) looks at how EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will impact the insurance industry when it comes into force in May 2018.

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Service with a smile: how to ensure great customer service

24-May-2017 00:00:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Industry Insights

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Anne Roberts, Marketing and Communications Manager at The Insurance Institute, writes about how in an increasingly faceless, digital world, great customer service is imperative.

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Assessing personal injury claims

17-May-2017 09:30:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Thinkpiece, Industry Insights

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In this Thinkpiece from our member magazine, The Insider, Doireann O’Mahony, Barrister-at-Law, discusses recent developments in the assessment of awards in personal injuries claims.

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What is Blockchain?

10-May-2017 09:30:00 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Thinkpiece, Industry Insights

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Blockchain is a term you may have come across, but few can explain exactly what this technology can do and its impact on industries such as insurance. Here Caitriona Somers sets out the key points those in our industry should be aware of.

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5 ways to reduce unconscious bias in the workplace

03-May-2017 11:36:22 / by The Insurance Institute posted in Industry Insights

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We all like to think we are unprejudiced, inclusive and objective; but unconsciously, we tend to gravitate towards the people who look and think like us. Julie Lynch from PDT Global discusses the damaging effects unconscious bias can have on businesses and gives tips for reducing biases in the workplace.

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