Tag Archives: EU Gender Directive

Male Drivers Are More Expensive To Insure

Back in 2012, the EU Gender Directive decreed that motor insurers could not charge men more than women for their cover purely due to their gender. However, it is no secret that men are, on average, paying more for their … Continue reading

Will EU Exit See Lower Premiums For Women?

As you will no doubt be aware, people in the UK recently voted to leave the European Union. You may remember that, back on the 21st December 2012, the EU Gender Directive came into force which meant that insurance companies … Continue reading

What Happened To The EU Gender Directive?

You may remember that, back on 21st December 2012, the European Union Gender Directive came into force with the intention of making sure that insurance companies did not discriminate on price between men and women due to their gender. Car … Continue reading

Are Women Drivers Treated Unfairly?

As you may well be aware the European Union Gender Directive came into force in December 2012 as a result of which insurance companies were not able to charge a woman driver less for their car insurance than a man … Continue reading

What Is Happening With Car Insurance Premiums?

It is now several months since the EU Gender Directive came into force back on 21 December 2012 so it would be useful to look at how this has impacted on car insurance premiums. Recent research by Towers Watson and … Continue reading

Types Of Car Accident People Have

Diamond Car Insurance conducted a review of in excess of 400,000 accident claims that had been processed over the last 5 years to reveal some interesting facts. Ladies tend to hit cars that are parked whilst gentlemen tend to be … Continue reading

Sheilas’ Wheels Announce EU Gender Directive Plans

Sheilas’ Wheels are the leading brand of car insurance providers that focus on lady drivers so how they are to implement the EU Gender Directive that comes into force on 21st December 2012 has been long awaited. For those of … Continue reading