(PRWEB UK) 6 December 2013
It’s a well know superstition that Friday 13th is unlucky, so with Friday 13th December falling next week, 1st Central Insurance(1st Central) decided to investigate if you are really more likely to have a motoring incident on that date according to a review of recent claims data.
A comparison of claims by both volume and type over the past 4 months which contained a Friday 13th has shown some interesting results. 1st Central reviewed claims occurrence on Friday 6th, 13th and 20th to reveal:
“With another Friday 13th in December, we are encouraging motorists to maintain concentration on the road, avoid black cats and definitely don't open an umbrella in your car.”
About 1st Central:
1st Central is part of the First Central Group (Group), founded by Ken Acott, Pat Tilley, Peter Creed and Mike Leonard as a provider of online motor insurance. 1st Central provides a variety of services to the Group’s Gibraltar based intermediary and Insurance companies and the Group has enjoyed exponential growth since its launch in 2008, with around 300,000 customers and one million policies sold since launch.
A period of investment in the business throughout 2011 and 2012 has seen 1st Central reinforce its management team with recognised market experts, embed a scalable policy administration platform which is equipped for further growth, integrate advanced fraud detection technology and implement a sophisticated end-to-end claims management system. The Group is now firmly established as a successful market leader within the motor insurance market and is ready to move into its next phase of sustained growth and expansion.