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SOCIETY

New Law for Riders Over Increased Accidents

The Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) has proposed changes to the motor vehicle insurance laws that will make it illegal for boda bodas to operate without covers for their passengers. IRA stated that boda bodas have been the cause of rising number of accidents that have left many injured and unable to foot heavy medical bills.

  3 months ago ago
New Law for Riders Over Increased Accidents

AUTO

This Is How MoU Between NTSA and IRA Will Transform Transport Sector

Recently, the National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) has signed an agreement with the Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) called the MoU to facilitate insurance companies have a strategic way of vehicle ownership of insurers and where strategic time is set for insurers to send their insurance policies to Transport Integrated Management System (TIMS) by this act, it will help to prevent cheating in motor-vehicle insurance industry. This will allow exchange and sharing of necessary data of the policy

  1 year ago ago
This Is How MoU Between NTSA and IRA Will Transform Transport Sector

SOCIETY

New Law Seeks To Tame Boda Boda And Tuk Tuk Operators Following Increased Accidents

The Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) has proposed changes to the motor vehicle laws that will make it unlawful for boda bodas to work without covers for their passengers. IRA expressed that boda bodas have been the reason for rising number of accidents that have left many injured and incapable to foot heavy medical bills.

  3 months ago ago
New Law Seeks To Tame Boda Boda And Tuk Tuk Operators Following Increased Accidents

HEALTH

Medical Insurers Refusing to Pay Medical Bills For COVID-19 Patients Warned

Noela Mutanda Insurance Regulatory Authority Corporate affairs officer now says it's against the law for Medical Insurers to refuse paying bills for their clients infected by Covid-19. Speaking during a media sensitization meeting in Eldoret, Mutanda said Medical Insurers are supposed to pay for their clients. “It is against the law for insurance companies to refuse to give covid-19 services to its clients.

  7 months ago ago
Medical Insurers Refusing to Pay Medical Bills For COVID-19 Patients Warned

ECONOMY-FINANCE

IRA Pushes For Payment Of Insurance Claims In 30 Days

Insurance Regulatory Authority CEO Godfrey Kiptum.The Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) is proposing a reduction in the time insurers take to pay claims to within 30 days from the day they are lodged by claimants in a fresh push to protect consumers.IRA says in new draft rules the average of 90 days it usually takes to settle claims is "long" and has led to consumer complaints resulting to lack of trust and negative perception of the insurance industry.

  9 months ago ago
IRA Pushes For Payment Of Insurance Claims In 30 Days

HEALTH

Settling Covid-19 Medical Bills

A number of people who are being forced into quarantine are not able to pay for the bills incurred at the facilities. The government transfers you to a hospital of their selection when you test positive for covid-19. You are observed and treated until the doctors declare you fit. What follows is settlement of the bill. This is a nightmare to the affected persons who are hit by the unforeseen bills. The Insurance Regulatory Authority on 28th February, 2020, said insurance firms will cover all policy holders

  1 year ago ago
Settling Covid-19 Medical Bills