Markerstudy joins Thatcham

Markerstudy has become a member of Thatcham Research, providing the insurer with what it calls ‘invaluable access to vehicle group rating and technical data as well as an impressive training programme and bespoke courses’.

Established in 1969, Thatcham plays a vital role in maintaining safety standards in the insurance industry and enjoys a much wider remit, at the forefront of the latest vehicle technology research, spanning safety, security and repair, whilst also helping to keep premiums down.

Gary Humphreys, group underwriting director commented, ‘Markerstudy Group is committed to working closely and sharing information with Thatcham Research and we are delighted to become members, supporting a vital industry resource that plays a key role in improving vehicle and customer safety, security and reparability.’

Peter Shaw, chief executive, Thatcham Research added, ‘We’re thrilled that Markerstudy has become our latest new member. As a fast growing and important automotive insurance player, Markerstudy will not only benefit from our experience and expertise in vehicle security, safety and repair, but also insights that build on Group Rating around the future risk of semi, or fully, automated vehicles.’