The current chief justice Susan Denham, will retire in August after six years in the role, and 25 years as a judge of the Supreme Court. File  Photograph: Frank Miller

The cabinet has decided that a three-person committee, comprising a lay person, a judge and the Attorney General, will consider who should be appointe(...)

Zurich Insurance and the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) believe they have uncovered a sophisticated multi-million ring behind fraudulent damages claims arising from staged accidents, a court heard. Photograph: Adrian Moser/Bloomberg News

Zurich Insurance and the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland (MIBI) believe they have uncovered an organised and sophisticated multi-million ring behind(...)

In the High Court, Ms Justice Bronagh O’Hanlon adjourned the case for mention on October 31st to give the legal teams time to submit written submissions.

A man involved in a high-speed car chase that resulted in the deaths of two men is suing the drivers of the cars involved and the Motor Insurance Bure(...)

Circuit Civil Court Judge Karen Fergus threw out a claim by Michael Robinson following a car crash in Co Wicklow

The Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland will use all its investigative resources to help stamp out fraudulent insurance claims, the bureau’s chief execu(...)

Together with the power to seize a vehicle, gardaí would also be given the power to arrest a disqualified driver caught driving, Minister for Transport Shane Ross has said. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The Garda has been given powers to seize vehicles driven by disqualified drivers, the Minister for Transport, Shane Ross, has said. He said also that(...)

It is understood that most Irish drivers insured by Enterprise have already moved their policies. Photograph: iStock

The provisional liquidator of Enterprise Insurance, the Gibraltar-based company which collapsed in July affecting 14,000 Irish customers, has warned t(...)

The Oireachtas Committee on Finance is to bring the representatives of motor insurance companies, the Central Bank and the Department of Finance before it to discuss the spiralling cost of car insurance. File photograph: Barry Batchelor/PA Wire

The Oireachtas Committee on Finance is to bring the representatives of motor insurance companies, the Central Bank and the Department of Finance befor(...)

Injury claims have surged in recent years, forcing Irish-regulated companies to bolster their reserves by tens of millions of euros

The largest Gibraltar-based insurer offering Irish motor coverage is accelerating its retreat from the loss-making market, in a move seen as adding mo(...)

It will be October before the Supreme Court hears an appeal by the Motor Insurance Bureau of Ireland against rulings by lower courts that it pick up the bill as €90 million of Setanta claims remain in limbo

The estimated 225 motor claims against failed Gibraltar-based insurer Enterprise Insurance pales in comparison to 1,700 outstanding from the implosion(...)

The collapse of another European insurer – Gibraltar-based Enterprise Insurance – has again focused attention on the sustainability of the Irish motor(...)

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