TITLE

Auto Market 'Driven' By Technology

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Best's Review;Oct2009, Vol. 110 Issue 6, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Kevin Thompson, senior vice president of insurance services for the U.S. Insurance Services Office (ISO), is presented. When asked about the implication of technology in the automobile insurance, he asserts that it increases analytic capabilities, provides a vehicle-generated data and offers long-term benefits. He relates that the ISO has developed a number of predictive models to be used in the sector, which include garaging addresses of vehicles.
ACCESSION #
44773401

 

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