DAS and Goodlord shortlisted at British Insurance Awards

6th May 2021

DAS UK, the UK’s leading provider of specialist legal expenses insurance, and Goodlord, a leading proptech company and experts in property protection, have been shortlisted in the ‘Claims Initiative of the Year – Insurer’ category at the British Insurance Awards.

We’re excited by this exclusive partnership…the Goodlord platform and the unique capabilities it offers has revolutionised the fulfilment of claims.

David Swigciski, DAS

The category recognises:

  • Responses to a single event, major issue or multiple claims that went beyond business-as-usual in 2020/21;
  • Use of innovative thinking/technology to make the claimant's journey smoother and/or to streamline internal systems to the mutual benefit of the business and its customer;
  • Innovative use of supply chain/partnerships to deliver great customer service;
  • Evidence of staff engagement with claimants/business partners to keep them informed.

Goodlord and DAS UK built a ground-breaking automated claims process through Goodlord’s digital lettings platform to remove the administration and stress for their agents and landlords in the claims process, reducing the time it takes to make a property protection claim, resolve a legal dispute, and ensure the swift payment of rent back to landlords.

We’re incredibly proud to have built such a fantastic partnership with DAS, one that has allowed our customers to maintain their peace of mind throughout the pandemic.

Oli Sherlock, Goodlord

The companies’ were also recent winners in the ‘Claims Partner of the Year’ category at the Insurance Times Awards.

David Swigciski, Director, Client Services, DAS UK Group, said: “We’re excited by this exclusive partnership which provides letting agents and landlords with ground-breaking policies, protects their investments, and reduces the hassle that can be associated with claims. The Goodlord platform and the unique capabilities it offers has revolutionised the fulfilment of claims.”

Oli Sherlock, Head of Insurance at Goodlord: “We’re incredibly proud to have built such a fantastic partnership with DAS, one that has allowed our customers to maintain their peace of mind throughout the pandemic. We’ve not only built a comprehensive product, but they’ve also worked closely with us to design a claims and fulfilment process that really suits the needs of our end customer.”

The winners will be announced on Wednesday 15 September.

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