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Growing Auger expands IT team

Growing Auger expands IT team

Market-leading specialist for the insurance industry, Auger, has employed two new IT developers as the company continues to expand its technology services. Luke Varley, junior developer, and Jake Walker, apprentice developer, join the Auger team in Wallasey, Wirral, to focus on a range of internal and external projects. These will include meeting the demands of [...]

Team Lynn raises over £8,500 for Brain Tumour Research

Team Lynn raises over £8,500 for Brain Tumour Research

A big-hearted group of friends pulled together to raise funds to help a Wirral mum suffering from a brain tumour. Lynn Ridgway’s son Callum, who works as an internal technician at local business Auger, based in Wallasey, raised more than £8,500 for Brian Tumour Research after shaving his head. Lynn, of Upton, was diagnosed with [...]

Auger recognised for fleet safety

Auger recognised for fleet safety

Auger, the drainage and water mains expert for the insurance industry, has been recognised by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) for the quality of its vehicle fleet safety. The growing business has received the Gold Fleet Safety Award as part of the internationally-recognised RoSPA Health and Safety Awards. The award comes [...]

Smart home tech presents new opportunities

Smart home tech presents new opportunities

Tech-hungry Millennials have been investing in smart tech devices to protect their homes for some years now without the commitment being reflected in their insurance premiums. A survey commissioned by Auger of 2,000 18-34-year-olds across the UK concluded that they have simply had enough, and won’t be investing any further until they can see the [...]

Give us a smart tech deal, say Millennials

Give us a smart tech deal, say Millennials

Despite their obsession with tech, half of savvy Millennials questioned in a survey from insurance tech specialist Auger said they won’t invest in smart devices to protect their home because there are no benefits from providers. Technology is beginning to play more of a role in home security than ever before – machine learning and [...]

Escape of water claims needs skills and tech

Escape of water claims needs skills and tech

The cost of ‘escape of water’ claims is currently estimated at more than £2.5million every day and is set to become the single highest claim value category of insurance. So do we understand why, and can the insurance industry do anything about it as we head into a tangle of claims associated with leaks in [...]