Nearly three quarters (72%) of British motorists believe drivers are less polite than they once were.
Many UK drivers will remember the mantra “mirror, signal, manoeuvre” or MSM. It has stood us in good stead and is just as relevant today as it was 30 years ago.
With many of the children in the country starting back at school today, we can expect phenomenal traffic again. And after the lull of half-term it can seem doubly irritating to some. One of the biggest bug bears to drivers is the inconsiderate parking around schools.
Car crashes happen on the country’s road every day; most will be efficiently sorted out by the insurance companies but a considerable number will end up revealed as fake.
Britain is considered a pretty geologically stable country with perhaps the odd minor tremor every few years. However, in the last month alone there have been more than a few incidences of sinkholes opening up in highly populated areas of the country.
In many UK drivers’ minds there is little doubt that the recent storms and huge downpours are unprecedented. And some would go further and say that Climate Change is to blame and we should be doing everything in our power to slow or stop Global Warming.
After a vote in the House of Commons on Monday it looks like a law will be passed to completely ban smoking in cars where children are present.