This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 11):
|ABI to tackle UK whiplash issue|
|24th 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|
|23rd 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'|
|10th 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...
|Tips on driving abroad |
|20th February 2013|
|Individuals planning a trip overseas might be tempted to hire a car or even take their own, but there are a number of things overseas motorists need to be aware of before taking to the roads of a foreign country.|
According to the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, there are many important t...
|Seat belt law reaches 30|
|1st February 2013|
|While many young motorists may have lived their whole lives with the knowledge that wearing a seat belt is a requirement by law, some older drivers will remember when this legislation was first introduced and in 2013, it is the 30th anniversary of this ruling.|
In response to the milestone, ...
|Drivers advised on winter tyre preparations|
|25th January 2013|
|UK motorists wishing to stay safe in the current deluge of snow and ice that has hit the UK have been advised on the simple matter of ensuring their tyres are fit for purpose.|
James Mills, author of the Buying Guide for Driving.co.uk, said drivers should make certain their tyres are service...
|Brake reveals drink-driving data|
|22nd January 2013|
|Road safety charity Brake has reacted to the publication of new data from the Association of Chief Police Officers, which highlighted the extent of drink-driving across the UK over the recent festive period.|
Christmas 2012 was a busy time for police forces across the UK, with 7,123 drivers ...
|Brake advises on driving in adverse weather|
|12th January 2013|
|Road safety charity Brake has issued advice to vehicle owners and operators across the UK regarding driving in adverse weather over the coming weeks.|
With the mercury set to plummet in the coming days and snow and ice forecast for many parts of the UK, the organisation has called on UK moto...