CalAmp Announces Certification of Instant Crash Notification (ICN) Service by Prominent Independent Insurance Industry Research Firm CESVIMAP
To certify ICN for use by insurance providers, CESVIMAP performed controlled, instrumented tests of the service against the RCAR (
"CESVIMAP plays a major role for auto insurers by undertaking independent evaluation of automated collision notification technology that helps auto insurers improve efficiency of the claims process, as well as offer better roadside assistance in the event of a crash," said Rub?n Aparicio-Mourelo Alonso, Assistant General Manager of CESVIMAP. "We were excited to test and evaluate
ICN is a revolutionary service that provides a sense of safety and security for consumers while dramatically improving insurance claims management efficiency. It fully automates the accident event notification process, by providing users and subscribers with immediate notification of a collision, as well as accurate incident data such as impact severity on a five-point scale, crash time stamp and location reporting delivered via email, SMS (text) and directly to the insurance company through an Application Programming Interface (API). ICN is a key product within
"We value the role that CESVIMAP and other independent research firms play in the insurance industry, and we are pleased that we were able to validate ICN's reliability and accuracy through an objective, third-party process," said
Justin Schmid, Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Telematics Systems business at
With nearly 16 million motor vehicle crashes and more than 2 million injuries annually in the U.S. alone, ICN enables autonomous reporting of these events across the aftermarket connected vehicle ecosystem which includes fleet management, insurance, claims management, vehicle leasing, roadside assistance, vehicle finance and other applications seeking to add value and differentiate in the increasingly competitive vehicle telematics markets.
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