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Laka Club launches with £1 third-party liability cover

Laka has today unveiled the Laka Club, offering £1 third-party liability cover as well as discounts on brands including Beryl, SportPursuit and Hexlox. The launch comes in light of a recent YouGov survey by the brand which revealed that only 11% of people feel that their commute is good for …

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E-bike riders ‘38% lower risk’ to insurers than non-assisted

Bikmo is to cut premiums for e-bikes by 25% in a bid to encourage widespread uptake of electric-assisted riding. A survey of over 3,000 riders in the UK, Ireland, Germany and Austria, conducted by Bikmo and distributed by British Cycling, among other partners, showed that 38% fewer insurance claims arose …

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Laka “rips up rule book” with new rebrand

Laka has unveiled a rebrand which “breathes new life into cycle insurance to challenge the status quo”. The rebrand, executed by branding agency Ragged Edge, is reflective of Laka’s “progressive mindset”, it has said. It has created, whilst maintaining social distancing, a new brand video to launch the rebrand to …

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Yellow Jersey adds insurance cover for bicycle couriers

Yellow Jersey has added cover for bicycle couriers to its Ultimate Bicycle Insurance Policy. Traditionally, specialist bicycle insurance policies have excluded cover for bicycle couriers making it hard for them to find insurance for theft or damage to their bicycle while working. With this change, bicycle couriers can now get …

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Cycle SOS expands legal team

Cycle SOS has expanded its legal team with the appointment of Chris Connor. Formerly a litigation partner of a large specialist personal injury practice, he has recovered millions of pounds for clients, many of those cases involving vulnerable road users including injured cyclists and pedestrians. “We’re thrilled to have Chris …

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NHS workers offered 50% off bicycle insurance

A new discount has been launched to provide NHS staff with half-price bicycle insurance. The offer, from Cycleplan, has been introduced to help support healthcare workers during the COVID-19 crisis, who may be cycling to work instead of using public transport. It also comes following a number of recent reports …

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E-bike insurance set to be offered in Northern Ireland after proposed law change

A Northern Ireland comparison website is set to offer insurance for e-bike users after a proposed change to the law which will boost the use of electric bikes in the province. Compare NI has said that Stormont’s plans to reclassify e-bikes as bicycles rather than mopeds will lead to an …

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