accident management

Accident Management / CHO Solutions

Being positioned within the market as a leading supplier for some of the countries largest and most reputable Accident Management and Credit Hire Organisations we have taken a look back as to how this has been achieved. Utilising our bespoke IT infrastructure and learning and developing from long standing commercial relationships  has allowed us to…

A Decade in Engineering

Julian reaches a decade at Laird Midlands based motor engineer Julian has reached a decade of work at Laird Assessors.  Ten years in any role is a long time but Julian said, “I love what I do & it’s a great company to work for.  We’ve seen so many changes over the year as cars…

Niki Makes The Grade

All of us at Laird would like to give a huge congratulations to Niki Harbron for recently passing her IMI VDA Accreditation and becoming an Appropriately Qualified Person for salvage categories. Niki embarked on our bespoke Engineering Development programme with help from some of the countries largest manufacturer approved repairers along with our internal development…

Laird Languages rebrand to Translate Hive

Laird Languages has rebranded as Translate Hive to reflect the evolving client base. Originally set up in 2013 as a sub-division of Laird Assessors to help with the myriad of diverse languages spoken around the UK, it has grown beyond the legal / insurance world of Laird. We were asked by a vape manufacturer to…

Languages around the world

Language & the difference between Translation and Interpretation

There’s no doubt that many questions surround legal interpretation and translation and how it can assist, from the first notification of loss through to Court proceedings, whilst remaining a disbursement.    What’s the difference between Translation and Interpretation? Translation is a written text from one language to another, ensuring complete understanding in a visual format.…

The Black & White of Green Parts

As recycling becomes ever more important we ask motor engineer Nik Ellis from Laird Assessors to give us an independent view on the pros & cons of green parts. The Bodyshop Perspective From a financial point of view green parts may seem less profitable than fitting manufacturers parts (OEM).  The greater the price of the…

Laird Announce Recruitment Day

Following strong growth throughout 2019, Laird are expanding their teams based at their HQ in Heswall. With a wide variety of roles on offer they have decided to put on an informal recruitment day, next door to their offices in the Harvest Mouse pub on Thursday 17th October. For people with a keen interest or…

Management Promotion

We are delighted to announce the promotion of Rik Green to our Engineer Manager. Having joined us two years ago, Rik has been instrumental in identifying & plugging gaps within the automotive teams.  He has brought clear structure, coupled with training plans and development for the desktop engineering teams. Rik already works with the management…

All New Image App from Laird Assessors

Laird Assessors has launched a ground-up rebuild of their highly successful image app.  The highly improved new app can be white-labeled for clients to give to their customers, speeding up assessment times from days to minutes & slowing more accurate FNOL triage assessments.  In turn this increases efficiencies, reduces third party capture & ensures a…

New Website Launch

Laird Assessors are delighted to launch our new website created by the talented team at Revolution Four. The fully responsive, tech-filled new site is designed to make it easier for our customers to explore all of the services from the UK’s Leading Automotive Experts.