This Month's Top Articles
Car Insurance UK news (page 28):
|Car insurance premiums 'rise by 33%' |
|7th May 2011|
|Car insurance costs have risen by an average of 33 per cent this year, a survey from What Car? magazine has revealed.|
Over 80 per cent of drivers are impacted by rising premiums, despite many now choosing to use price comparison sites to get the best deal on their car insurance.
|Car insurance crackdown on the cards |
|19th April 2011|
|Efforts to reduce the number of drivers on the road without car insurance are a step closer, the government has confirmed.|
The Department for Transport revealed that the final regulations have now been put before Parliament by roads minister Mike Penning.
Changes will mean that it ...
|Car insurance 'at risk of serious rises' |
|14th April 2011|
|The cost of car insurance policies could rise considerably unless personal injury claims are addressed, one group has emphasised.|
As AA figures show that policies have risen by 40 per cent over the past year, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) has decided that enough is enough.
|Efficient driving can drive down motoring costs |
|23rd March 2011|
|As motorists try to find cheaper car insurance to lower their outgoings, there are other ways in which they can drive down the cost of owning a car.|
GEM Motoring Assist has offered a number of tips on how to drive more efficiently, which will mean they have to top up at the petrol station l...
|Motorists urged to continue with development |
|17th March 2011|
|Drivers should always be learning how to improve their skills, which may ultimately help reduce their car insurance premiums, one organisation has said.|
The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) explained that too many people assume that once they have passed there test, they know everythin...
|Car insurance premium price increases 'caused by fraud'|
|12th March 2011|
|Fraud is one of the main reasons for car insurance increases, according to a committee of MPs.|
False personal injury claims are part of the problem, according to the Transport Committee, which has urged insurers to do more to tackle the issue.
Securing cheap car insurance is gettin...
|ECJ rules on car insurance gender case |
|2nd March 2011|
|Car insurance companies will no longer be able to base the price paid for premiums on gender, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled.|
The legislation will come into force in December 2012, although the Association of British Insurers (ABI) highlighted that attempts will be made to re...
|Car insurance unlikely to be influenced by DBST |
|24th February 2011|
|A switch to Double British Summertime (DBST) is not likely to have much of an impact on car insurance premiums, one expert has said.|
Neil Greig, director of policy and research at the Institute of Advanced Motorists, indicated that despite accident levels falling over recent years, premiums...
|Car insurance ruling 'expected on March 1st' |
|22nd February 2011|
|A decision on whether it is unlawful to charge higher car insurance premiums in respect of gender is expected on March 1st, the AA has revealed.|
The European Court of Justice will reveal its ruling, which the industry believes could have a significant impact on the amount of car insurance p...
|Motorists reminded of new car insurance law |
|16th February 2011|
|Drivers are being reminded that new legislation coming into force over the coming weeks will mean that car insurance is more crucial than ever.|
The law change makes it compulsory for all vehicles to be insured - no matter whether they are being used or not - unless the DVLA has been notifie...