This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 11):
|Drivers advised on winter tyre safety|
|19th December 2012|
|UK car insurance policyholders have been advised on the many dangers that could present themselves when taking to the roads over the winter months.|
Alan Baldwin, spokesperson for Micheldever Tyres, said investment in winter tyres could be one of the most prudent moves motorists can make at ...
|New tyre rating system 'is fantastic news'|
|7th November 2012|
|The introduction of the new EU tyre regulations have been described as "fantastic news" for car insurance policyholders across the UK and the rest of Europe.|
Michael Welch, chief executive officer of UK tyre provider Black Circles, said this is a chance for car owners to become be...
|Preparing a vehicle for the winter|
|31st October 2012|
|Vehicle owners across the UK are about to be hit by the colder months of the year and one of the top priorities they should set themselves in the coming weeks is to prepare their car for winter.|
Creating a checklist can be an excellent method for ensuring all maintenance and safety checks a...
|IAM research shows support for emergency vehicles|
|30th October 2012|
|The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has published research highlighting considerable public support for the plight of emergency vehicles when attempting to reach serious incidents on the UK's roads.|
According to the findings, the vast majority of British drivers are on favour of f...
|Darker nights 'lead to more road accidents'|
|24th October 2012|
|The clocks are set to go back an hour at the weekend (October 28th) which means we essentially get an extra hour in bed, but not everybody is happy about this.|
According to the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM), there is normally a spike in road accidents in November, as commuters a...
|Fewer crashes, but whiplash claims increase|
|17th October 2012|
|Figures compiled the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFA) have highlighted a disturbing development for the car insurance sector, with fewer crashes being reported across the UK, but an upturn in whiplash claims.|
According to the IFA's data, the country has witnessed a 20 per cent r...
|Are you a safe peak-time driver?|
|14th October 2012|
|Drivers need to be on their guard during rush hour in London, Leeds and Bradford, where congestion levels are among the highest in the world.|
The Leeds-Bradford and London regions are among the top 20 most congested cities in Europe, although seven other cities in the UK make it into th...
|Car insurance for young drivers may drop dramatically|
|5th October 2012|
|Today the ABI (Association of British Insurers) has called for a revolution in the driving industry which, if successful, may dramatically lower the price of car insurance for young drivers.|
Currently, young drivers are the most dangerous on the roads, with one in three vehicle deaths o...
|Women 'safer' drivers than men|
|13th September 2012|
|Women may actually be far safer behind the wheel than they are given credit for - especially when compared to men.|
Female motorists have to contend with some pretty negative stereotypes about their driving abilities. However, the latest data from the Department for Transport (DfT) shows...
|Tips for driving in London during the Olympics|
|25th July 2012|
|Driving training specialist the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) Drive and Survive has offered motorists some tips for when they are behind the wheel in and around the capital during the London 2012 Olympics.|
Simon Elstow, head of training, explained that first and foremost, if the...