Sunday Times: Consumers are in the driving seat on car insurance


According to Jonathan Hehir, Managing Director of, changes to motor insurance documentation policy could have unintended consequences for consumers. “Car insurance premiums are falling, albeit slowly. So if a motorist receives a renewal letter and the premium is €50 or €100 lower than last year, it’s likely that many will believe they are getting a good deal and let their cover renew with the same insurer. Just because it’s lower on the renewal form does not mean it’s the lowest you could get.”