This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news:
|New fixed penalties for careless driving|
|7th June 2013|
|UK motorists found to be breaking careless driving laws in the UK are now set to be subject to on-the-spot fines of £100.|
Transport minister Stephen Hammond announced this week that new legislation will introduce fines for motorists found to be driving in a dangerous manner on the UK&...
|Advice for cheaper car insurance|
|18th May 2013|
|Vehicle owners across the UK are all faced with the same conundrum every year when it comes the time to renew their insurance - how to get the best deal.|
It needn't cause major headaches for drivers though, as there are some simple tips that can help them to keep their costs down for ta...
|Whiplash evidence to be heard by Transport Committee|
|17th May 2013|
|The Transport Committee is set to hold an oral evidence hearing regarding the ongoing impact of whiplash claims in the UK on the nation's car insurance sector.|
Whiplash is a serious injury that is most commonly associated with road traffic accidents. It is caused by the rapid decelerati...
|Councils concerned over road safety|
|1st May 2013|
|Councils up and down the UK agree that more needs to be done to improve road safety, with the safeguarding of public budgets for this purpose one of the biggest issues of the moment.|
According to research carried out by the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM), 74 per cent of local council...
|Motorists advised on fuel-efficiency|
|27th April 2013|
|Fuel-efficiency advice from GEM Motoring Assist could see motorists across the UK able to prolong the time between trips to the petrol station, helping them to make considerable savings.|
A recent survey carried out by British Car Auctions revealed the high cost of petrol and diesel in the U...
|ABI to tackle UK whiplash issue|
|25th April 2013|
|The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has published a new report highlighting the UK as the "whiplash capital of Europe".|
Whiplash claims in the UK are currently being seen at twice the rate of other European nations, with the ABI's figures showing that 78 per cent of pers...
|Avoid smoking in the car|
|24th April 2013|
|Vehicle owners across the UK who smoke should avoid lighting up in their car, as doing so could not only have considerable impact on their health, but it could also cause a real dent in their vehicle's resale value.|
Research carried out by the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has s...
|Eco-driving 'can help Brits save'|
|11th April 2013|
|Car owners across the UK have been hit by ever-increasing fuel costs in recent years, but those wishing to reduce their spend on petrol or diesel could do some simply by embracing some simple eco-driving techniques.|
Breakdown and recovery expert the AA has highlighted some of the most effec...
|Get your car ready for spring|
|27th March 2013|
|Car owners may have been struck by the acute changeability of weather across the country in recent weeks, but with spring now firmly on the horizon and Easter fast approaching, now could be a great time to get one's vehicle prepared for the coming warmer months.|
Following the rigours of...
|Stay safe on the roads this month|
|13th March 2013|
|Motorists should be prepared for the worst this week, as snow and ice return to the UK to make roads hazardous.|
Individuals keen to avoid any potential mishap when out and about should therefore take heed of some simple advice that can help to protect them on the roads when the temperatures...