This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 13):
|Summer driving advice for travellers|
|19th July 2013|
|With schools breaking up across the country and the hot weather seeming likely to last for the next few weeks at least, more and more families will be heading out on the roads as they embark on summer vacations.|
With this in mind, the AA has published new research highlighting the number of...
|£30bn investment for London roads|
|11th July 2013|
|A new £30 billion investment in improvements for transport infrastructure in London has been announced by mayor Boris Johnson.|
Published as part of the mayor's Roads Task Force (RTF) report, the project aims to deliver a London transport network fit for the 21st century, including...
|Drug-driving offence to be introduced|
|10th July 2013|
|The Department for Transport (DfT) has announced the introduction of a new offence for motorists aimed at weeding out the individuals who feel it is appropriate to flout the law and drive while under the influence of drugs.|
Roads minister Stephen Hammond stated drug-driving is an issue that...
|Older drivers 'are safest behind the wheel'|
|21st June 2013|
|Drivers aged between 50 and 60 are the safest on the UK's roads, according to new findings.|
A report from Aviva has revealed that three in four British motorists rate their driving abilities as above average, with young men most likely to class themselves as 'excellent' behind t...
|New fines for uninsured drivers 'don't go far enough'|
|19th June 2013|
|The government has been urged to get tougher on people who drive without car insurance, despite the recent reforms announced by transport minister Stephen Hammond.|
Earlier this month, Mr Hammond revealed that the fixed penalty for driving an uninsured vehicle is set to increase from £...
|New fixed penalties for careless driving|
|5th 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|
|17th 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|
|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...