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Many drivers believe you should be fined for leaving your engine on whilst idle
Car Insurance
Friday 11th October 2019
Improving urban environments is highly important, and many believe action should be taken towards drivers leaving their engine idle – but what should be done?
Smoking can decrease the value of a car by up to £2000
Car Insurance
Wednesday 9th October 2019
Getting a good valuation of your car when you are looking to sell is the ideal situation for car owners. However, mileage and age may not be the only things significantly affecting your car value.
Breathalyser carrying law canned by French government
Car Insurance
Monday 7th October 2019
The law requiring all drivers in the country to carry a disposable breathalyser kit at all times has been scrapped by the French government.
Breakdown Recovery companies will be offered smart motorway training by Highways England
Car Insurance
Friday 4th October 2019
An eight-hour training course about smart motorway use will be given to breakdown recovery companies to improve motorway knowledge and safety for the breakdown and recovery industry as well as the general public.
The manual handbrake is a redundant feature in the new-car market
Car Insurance
Wednesday 2nd October 2019
There are some clear positives to electric handbrakes, but with the demise of the manual handbrake some questions are raised as to whether this is for the best.
Death from drink-driver collisions has hit its highest level since 2009
Car Insurance
Monday 30th September 2019
New statistics have revealed that there has a been a significant increase in the number of people killed in collisions due to drink-drivers.
New research has revealed that listening to certain types of music behind the wheel can make you a worse driver
Car Insurance
Friday 27th September 2019
Listening to Green Day, Miley Cyrus and Bruce Springsteen can make you a more dangerous driver. But the sound of Africa by Toto doesn’t?
43% of motorists believe it is likely that they would fail their driving and theory test within three years of passing
Car Insurance
Wednesday 25th September 2019
New research has found that drivers in the UK are not confident in their abilities, with one in 10 people thinking they’d fail if they took their driving test immediately after passing it.
In-car cameras allowing parents to see the way their children drive could cut accident rates among young people
Car Insurance
Monday 23rd September 2019
New research suggests that the use of dash cams alongside black box technology that lets parents see how their children drive could reduce young driver crash rates.