Visit to Thatcham Research

Thatcham Research
Friday, 16 June 2023
10:15 am – 1:30 pm (UK time)
  • CPD visit

In this educational visit, attendees will take look a behind the scenes at Thatcham Research operations as it works to contain the cost of motor insurance claims by driving safety, security and repair standards.

Thatcham Research is the automotive risk intelligence company dedicated to understanding the opportunities and challenges of new vehicle technology and identifying the best strategies for its safe, secure, and sustainable adoption.

This educational visit includes presentations on various core research topics, such as security, repair, vehicle risk and new vehicle technology. Attendees will also get the opportunity to tour the Repair Technology Centre and the Passive Safety Lab, so they can witness first-hand the dedicated research that is undertaken.

Learning objectives:

  • An insight into the dynamically evolving nature of vehicle risk, security, repair and new vehicle technology
  • An overview of the passive safety lab and the role it plays in Euro NCAP impact testing
  • An understanding of key areas of Thatcham Research's influence within the motor insurance industry

Refreshments and lunch will be provided (please advise of any dietary requirements when booking).

Attendees will be required to make their own travel arrangements to/from Thatcham Research (nearest station - Thatcham).

Places on visits are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

A fee will be charged for all visits. Visit fees are non-refunded if cancelled.

Please do let us know what we can do to make this visit fully accessible to you.


You will be sent a confirmation email shortly after booking. If you have not received this within one hour, please contact Patricia Pedraza (020 7397 3911).

  • Thatcham Research
  • Colthrop Way
  • Thatcham
  • RG19 4NR
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Please note: This event is a regional collaboration between the local institutes in the area. Your booking details will be shared with the Insurance Institute of London, which is acting as the host institute for this event.

CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

3 hours' CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at