Insurer Zaměstnanecká Pojišťovna Škoda (ZPŠ) had 141,200 policyholders on January 1, 2016, up from 139,281 on January 1, 2015. The y/y increase totaled 1,919 policyholders. This was stated for ČIANEWS by ZPŠ assistant director Petr Kvapil, who added that the insurer wants to increase its policyholder numbers in 2016 as well. Based on updated legislation people have until the end of March to register elsewhere. They will then become policyholders with the new insurer on July 1, 2016.