SAMBRA raises red flag on certain Insurer Intermediaries derailing broader industry-level agreements

For some time now the South African Motor Body Repairers’ Association (SAMBRA), whose members are responsible for repairing over 80% of all insured repair claims in the country, has been advocating for insurer panels to open up as per the Guidelines to Competition in the South African Automotive Aftermarket (“the Guidelines”). For Competition Commission news […]

Buying a Used Car? What you see is not necessarily what you get

‘Beauty is skin deep’. This quote is truly appropriate when referring to second-hand vehicles. Have you bought a used vehicle before and been surprised to find issues relating to its history after you’ve taken it home? While the purchase of a second-hand car can be exciting and economically practical, the importance of knowing whether the […]

Second-Hand Vehicle Write-Off Register

SAMBRA is calling for access to a second-hand vehicle ‘Write-Off Register’ from the vehicle insurance industry. Do you think that crashed-vehicle histories should be released to second-hand car consumers? We do! Visit the SAMBRA – SA’s Used Car Write-Off Register Group page >> and join this important conversation. Share your views and experiences surrounding South […]