It has been revealed that trendy supersized handbags are becoming a threat to the safety of women motorists.
Female drivers spend an average of 416 hours in a lifetime rummaging through handbags in search of "buried" car keys.
Motorists are changing their driving habits for the better due to the recession, a poll conducted by car insurance specialists www.bewiser.co.uk indicates.
Research has found that 5 million motorists have eyesight which is so bad they are a hazard on the road and to other motorists.
According to motorcycle accident statistics last year, 21,550 motorcyclists were reported casualties on UK roads. Of these unfortunate incidents, 6,049 motorcyclists were killed or seriously injured.
The ongoing credit crunch crisis has meant that many people in the UK are cutting back on their spending resulting in reduced number of people taking out car insurance, according to an expert.
A new study has revealed that high heels are making driving dangerous for over 12 million women.
According to statistics, drivers under the age of 25 and over 75 are the most dangerous motorists on the road. Each year, they are involved in more car accidents than other age groups.
In the midst of a recession it may not seem the best time to buy a new car. However, insurance experts Be Wiser suggests now may be the best time to buy ahead of the end of the scrappage scheme and VAT hike.
A surprising 30% of UK drivers give false information to car insurance companies.
32% of motorists have said they have avoided adding extras to the insurance policy such as Motor Legal Protection or breakdown cover.