Category: Carrot News


11th December 2017

Carrot wins ‘Claims Partner of the Year – Motor’ at Insurance Times awards

Carrot, the rewarding insurer for young drivers, has won the Insurance Times ‘Claims Partner of the Year – Motor’ award, for its work with Zurich Insurance. The Crewe-based company, which is part of the Trak Global Group, has had a strategic partnership with Zurich since 2012. Tim Spreadbury, Carrot’s Head of Claims said: “We are… Read more


20th November 2017

Trak Global partners with Giftcloud to reward good drivers

Trak Global Group (TGG), the UK’s number one telematics technology company, has signed a new partnership with leading digital rewards platform Giftcloud for its young driver brand Carrot, enabling the brand to offer their customers an unrivalled choice of rewards. Carrot MD Ed Rochfort said customers for their New Driver and Better Driver products will… Read more


9th August 2017

Trak Global announces financing deal and restructuring

Trak Global Group (TGG) has announced a senior debt financing deal with HSBC and a new group structure, as the UK’s leading telematics and UBI (usage-based insurance) provider positions itself for the next phase of growth, which includes turning its attention to Europe and North America. TGG chief executive Nick Corrie explained that the new… Read more


8th March 2017

Carrot Insurance becomes member of the IFB

Carrot Insurance, part of Trak Global Group, has become a member of the Insurance Fraud Bureau in a move that will see both parties sharing data with one another. Carrot Insurance will now use IFB products to prevent application fraud and will provide the bureau with data to identify insurance crime. By using the IFB’s application fraud… Read more


2nd December 2016

Trak Global caps record year with two more awards

High-flying telematics technology company Trak Global Group has rounded off a stellar 2016 by picking up two more insurance industry awards. At the Insurance Times annual awards dinner, in London on 1 December, the fast growing business was awarded Customer Champion of the Year and Excellence in Motor Broking, both for its Carrot young driver… Read more


30th November 2016

Only Young Drivers signs supplier deal with Trak Global

Only Young Drivers (OYD), the young driver specialist insurance broker, has announced a new partnership with Trak Global to be the supplier of OYD’s  telematics app. OYD’s director of insurer relationships, Jon Kirk, said the app would be used for its Smartdriver product for 17-29 year old drivers.  The business’ new customers will benefit from… Read more


27th September 2016

Carrot Insurance wins marketing and engagement award at the UK Broker Awards 2016

Carrot Car Insurance, one of Trak Global Group’s top brands, won the Best Marketing and Customer Engagement accolade at the UK Brokers Awards Ceremony held at The Brewery in London. Carrot is regarded as one of the most innovative, customer-centric providers in the young driver User Based Insurance market. Much of their focus is placed… Read more


9th December 2015

Carrot wins Prince Michael International Road Safety Award

Carrot Insurance, the telematics-based insurance provider specialising in young and newly qualified drivers, has been awarded the prestigious Prince Michael of Kent International Road Safety Award for 2015. 

The company received the award from HRH Prince Michael on 8 December at an event attended by over 300 road safety professionals. Prince Michael International Road Safety… Read more

1st September 2015


Carrot, the telematics insurance company for young drivers, is launching the UK’s first mass-market, full underwriting-based motor insurance that is entirely built around a unique smartphone app. ‘Better Driver,’ by Carrot, uses Bluetooth to enable robust, accurate journey scoring. The app also provides weekly rewards to encourage positive driving behaviour. According to Nick Corrie, MD… Read more

9th February 2016

Why we shouldn’t discriminate against young drivers

The Northern Ireland Executive has announced reforms designed to reduce road accidents involving young drivers, including an increased minimum learning period, a more structured syllabus and restrictions on the age and number of passengers a young driver can carry at night. The measures have been well received, and there have already been calls form some… Read more

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