Meet our in-house engineers
Clint Duffy – Motor Engineer
Clint.Duffy@protectorinsurance.co.uk Tel: 07813576178
Clint has been estimating vehicle damage for the last 7 years and has worked with most insurance companies in the UK. Clint has also worked with many accident management companies. He has experience in commercial vehicle repairs following his time at FixAuto but mainly his background is car and van repairs. Clint has also worked for a VW and Audi group approved repairer for the last 18 months, which has given him a broad understanding of vehicle safety equipment such as Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) which is vital in today’s vehicle repairs.
Rick Burston – Motor Engineer
Rick.Burston@protectorinsurance.co.uk Tel: 07929831316
Rick has been involved in the repair of vehicles throughout his career starting out with an apprenticeship at Peugeot . After a few years there Rick moved to a Ford Accident Repair Centre, where his career really took off. He progressed from the workshop to a VDA which then lead into a management role at another Ford ARC. Whilst working at Ford Rick attended numerous training courses, with a highlight of attaining a Management Diploma from the Ford University in Loughborough. With over 30 years’ experience Rick has established key relationships within the UK Accident Repair Network & Insurance Sectors.
Paul Gibson – Motor Engineer
Paul.Gibson@protectorinsurance.co.uk Tel: 07890042751
Paul has worked within the motor repairs industry for over 35 years, starting as an apprentice back in 1986. Paul has worked for vehicle Manufacture’s, Accident Repair Groups and Independently owned Accident Repair Centres. For the past 18 years Paul has mainly worked in a senior management position allowing him to develop an extensive knowledge of vehicle repairs and processes, modern vehicle technology and vehicle damage assessing. Within this role Paul has also worked with many of the UK’s leading Insurance and Accident Management Companies. This has given Paul a broad knowledge of both the Automotive Repair Industry and Motor Insurance Sector.