Insurers ‘risk breaking racism laws’

Insurers risk being found guilty of “racial discrimination,” the former chair of the Equality and Human Rights Commission has warned. Trevor Phillips was responding to research by BBC Radio 4’s You and Yours, which suggests people with names common among ethnic minorities may be quoted more for car insurance. The Association of British Insurers said insurers “will always act within the law.”

BBC News

Posted 11/02/2018