Given technology innovation, it’s imperative that we look ahead, constantly scanning the road for fraud hazards in order to safely avoid hitting them head on. Two of the immediate hazards lying on the insurance roadway that everyone should have on their radar screens involve the “Internet of Things” (IoT) and telematics.

Oxford Dictionary defines IoT as “a proposed development of the Internet in which many everyday objects are embedded with microchips giving them network connectivity allowing them to send and receive [real time] data” to an individual, organization or business.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free
PropertyCasualty360 Digital Reader.


  • All news coverage, best practices, and in-depth analysis.
  • Educational webcasts, resources from industry leaders, and informative newsletters.
  • Other award-winning websites including and

Already have an account?



Join PropertyCasualty360

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed decisions for your P&C insurance business. Join now!

  • Unlimited access to - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including, and
  • Exclusive discounts on PropertyCasualty360, National Underwriter, Claims and ALM events

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join PropertyCasualty360

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.