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National Windscreens awarded for its green fleet

25 October 2019
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National Windscreens was recently awarded 4 stars in the Eco Stars Scheme in recognition of its commitment to making valuable contributions to sustainability. [More]

A Q&A with Insurance Post and Jan Teo

22 July 2019
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In late 2018, Jan Teo was appointed as managing director at National Windscreens. After 6 months with the company, Jan spoke to Insurance Post about what attracted her to the role; the challenges the business faces and what it is like being caught up in a motor manufacturer space race in terms of technology use. [More]

National Windscreens drives ‘innovating together’ programme at local college

5 July 2019
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National Windscreens continues to expand its ‘innovating together’ programme with a technical update event at Lincoln College, focusing on the evolution of autonomous vehicles. The event was run by the college’s Automotive Engineering team, in conjunction with the Institute of Motor Industry (IMI). [More]

National Windscreens welcomes Thatcham ADAS initiative

4 June 2019
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Alistair Carlton, technical manager at National Windscreens, is a member of the Thatcham steering group developing the ADAS code of practice and he welcomes the recently announced Thatcham initiative to bring more clarity to ADAS repair and replacement. [More]

‘Innovating Together’ programme combines expertise of world-leading brands

20 May 2019
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National Windscreens has announced an ‘innovating together’ programme that will provide insurers and fleets with the insight they need to react effectively to fast-changing vehicle technology. The latest part of this initiative saw a National Windscreens team attending a technology workshop at NSG Pilkington R&D Technical Centre in Lathom, Lancashire. [More]

National Windscreens to ‘lead the way’ at BIBA 2019

13 May 2019
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National Windscreens is heading to BIBA 2019 this week for the fifth year in a row, to showcase its dedicated broker programme and industry leading Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) calibration service. On May 15th and 16th 2019, Manchester will become the hub of the UK’s insurance broker sector and the UK’s largest independently owned windscreen repair and replacement specialist can be found on stand B12. [More]

Analysis: How can insurers offset the increased repairer costs associated with ADAS?

24 April 2019
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National Windscreens is continuously working hard to help insurers gain the maximum cost benefits offered by ADAS, in reducing at fault accident claims and thereby offset the increased repair costs associated with this technology. [More]

Insurance Post: Motor Insurance Research Report

11 April 2019
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With ADAS continually on the rise, insurers need to better understand these technologies, including their impact on safety and claims, to derive the greatest benefits from them. [More]

ADAS calibration demand drives expansion in Scotland

11 February 2019
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National Windscreens has expanded its network of 108 fitting and calibration centres, with the opening of a purpose-designed facility in Kilmarnock, Scotland. [More]

Continued investment in ADAS calibration and training is essential, says National Windscreens

23 January 2019
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Ongoing training and accreditations are imperative when it comes to ensuring National Windscreens is at the leading edge in windscreen replacement and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) calibration.
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