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Selfies, texts and accident prone?

Whilst we may think about dangerous driving as drinking or using drugs at the wheel, the modern life of today possesses so many more risks to drivers whilst on the…

Topping up the GAP

If you have bought a new car or are thinking of buying a new or used car under 8 years old, then it might worth considering GAP insurance. But what…

Call For Young Motorists To Have More Learning Time

The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has called on the government to introduce a graduated driver licensing system, which it suggests would cut the crash risk among young drivers. The…

Provisional driving licence drops from £50 to £34

Young drivers will be delighted by the news that the government has cut the price of a provisional driving licence, which it hopes will make prospect of getting on the…

Drivers turn to in-car cameras

Drivers are turning to in-car cameras to avoid insurance scams, with ‘crash for cash’ crimes unfortunately becoming more prevalent on UK roads. One in four motorists (26%) believe making in-car…

Driving when the clocks go back

The clocks go back one hour on 26 October. This time of year sees an increase in vehicle accidents and insurance companies experience around an 11% increase in motor vehicle claims. As the nights draw…

Is your business Tyre Safe?

With the health and safety a focus for any business, Tyre Safe has worked in conjunction with the government to reduce casualties by 38% since launching the charity in 2006….

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88% of Company Car Drivers Admit Speeding

Research from the RAC suggests that company car drivers are more likely to speed than private motorists, with almost nine out of ten admitting to regularly exceeding the speed limit…

Can a new speed limit for HGVs save the industry up to £11 million per year?

The government brings welcome news to hauliers announcing that the UK’s national speed limit for heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) on single carriageways will be increased from 40 mph to 50…

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Cost of Motor Insurance

The Governments Transport Select Committee recently issued its long awaited report into the cost of motor insurance. The recommendations from the committee tackle issues such as fraud, personal injury claims,…