This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 13):
|Uninsured drivers 'continue to blight UK roads'|
|4th April 2014|
|Up to half a million motorists continue to flout the law and drive without insurance on the UK's roads, new figures from insurer Churchill have revealed.|
According to the company's findings, almost 500,000 UK drivers received penalty points for driving while uninsured between 2010 a...
|Car spring clean 'a must'|
|28th March 2014|
|With spring now well and truly with us, motorists may be forgiven for thinking they can pay less attention to car maintenance and ensuring their vehicle is roadworthy.|
However, the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has reminded us this is not the case, issuing a series of helpful tips t...
|Councils to improve roads' quality|
|21st March 2014|
|Local authorities across England are soon to learn how much of a new £183 million cashpot they will each receive to boost the quality of roads in their area and carry out repairs following several months of harsh and unpredictable weather.|
Meanwhile, the chancellor George Osborne also...
|Many drivers regularly break the speed limit|
|6th March 2014|
|Motorists across the UK have admitted to regularly exceeding the speed limit when travelling on the nation's roads.|
According to research compiled by Direct Line, 17 per cent of road users have in the past travelled at more than 100 mph on UK motorways, while 38 per cent have driven at ...
|Motorists 'want improvement' in road maintenance|
|4th March 2014|
|Drivers up and down the country have become accustomed to roads suffering from large puddles, potholes and flooding over recent years, but it is a situation the majority of them now want to see addressed.|
Research published by the AA as part of its latest AA-Populus survey revealed that of ...
|Potholes 'still a problem' for road users|
|25th February 2014|
|Local authorities across the UK continue to struggle under the burden of repairing the seemingly never-ending supply of potholes that sprung up over recent years.|
The problem has become increasingly dire in recent months, as wet weather across many parts of the country has exacerbated the i...
|Get your car ready for spring|
|24th February 2014|
|With spring just around the corner, now should be the time when all vehicle owners look to give their motor a thorough spring clean, ensuring their car is in perfect working order for when the weather takes a turn for the better.|
One of the greatest joys of winter finally coming to an end i...
|Tyre maintenance 'is a must'|
|18th February 2014|
|Road users up and down the country have been urged to regularly check the state of their tyres following a case highlighted by vehicle safety specialist TyreSafe.|
The organisation responded to pictures of a tyre from a BMW M3 that was recently taken off the road as a result of being unsafe....
|Humberside police to tackle illegal motorists|
|6th February 2014|
|Motorists in Humberside who break the law by driving without a licence, tax, car insurance or an MOT are the subject of a police crackdown. Extra patrols are being staged throughout the month in a bid to catch illegal drivers throughout the area.|
The clampdown has been ordered to reduce acc...
|Be prepared for driving on ice|
|28th January 2014|
|Freezing temperatures and wet weather are hitting many parts of the UK at present, meaning the prevalence of ice on the nation's roads is far greater than usual.|
As a result, the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has published a series of tips for all road users on how to drive safe...