This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 11):
|Whiplash evidence to be heard by Transport Committee|
|16th 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|
|30th April 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|
|26th 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|
|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, ...