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Hanging fluffy dice or an air freshener from your mirror could cost you £1,000 and 3 points on your license
Car Insurance
Wednesday 21st August 2019
Police have warned that hanging anything from the rear-view mirror that obstructs the driver’s view of the road could land you with a fine and points on your licence.
MPs look to ban hands-free mobiles when driving
Car Insurance
Monday 19th August 2019
The House of Commons’ Transport Select Committee are in talks on banning making hands-free calls while driving, as well as recommending tougher penalties for those using a handheld mobile.
Convictions for mobile phone use could change after new ruling
Car Insurance
Friday 16th August 2019
The interpretation of laws banning motorists from using their mobile phone behind the wheel has changed, after a conviction was overturned by the High Court.
New Car Sales Down In July
Car Insurance
Wednesday 14th August 2019
New data has revealed that year on year overall car sales for July have fallen by 6,700 vehicles.
New Technology Could Allow Your Tyres To Generate Electricity
Car Insurance
Monday 12th August 2019
The introduction of new technology could see the frictional energy generated by tyres being used to power certain parts of a vehicle.
Number of road deaths remains virtually unchanged since 2012
Car Insurance
Friday 9th August 2019
Governmental data has shown that the number of fatalities on the road has reduced by just one per cent year on year, demonstrating a significant lack of change.
New long-range speed cameras set to go nationwide
Car Insurance
Wednesday 7th August 2019
Police forces across the country will be installing new long-range cameras after hugely successful trials in certain counties.
£2m Government artificial intelligence project to scan local roads for safety issues
Car Insurance
Monday 5th August 2019
The Department of Transport is set to use a new artificial intelligence programme to analyse and pinpoint safety issues on our roads, including faded road markings.
More than one in three road schemes cancelled and delayed
Car Insurance
Friday 2nd August 2019
After the unveiling of their new delivery plan, Highways England has revealed that 35% of schemes are not on schedule – having been either paused or cancelled.