Parking News Articles
Many motorists have had the unfortunate experience of having their car broken into or even stolen. There is nothing worse than the sinking feeling upon realisation that someone else has been in your private space.
MPs have described charges for hospital parking as a "mess", recommending that parking should be free for patients receiving daily care such as chemotherapy.
Traffic congestion wastes drivers’ time and fuel, pollutes the atmosphere, reduces employment, and pushes businesses and shoppers away from cities.
Motorcyclists face many threats on the roads, one of the biggest hazards that they face is from car drivers who fail to see bikes coming towards them.
Motorists who are at risk of being caught up in the latest blitz on the uninsured on our roads should act now if they want to keep their cars, the motor insurance industry has warned. The motor insurance industry estimates that as many as 1.2 million are driving without insurance in the UK.
UK Motorists are being urged to stay vigilant to car crime, especially due to the economic climate, which could lead to an increase in vehicle crime.
The European Commission is pushing ahead with plans to have every car equipped with an aircraft-like "black box" that will record the vehicle's behaviour immediately before and after a crash.
Research has suggested that listening to loud music while driving can seriously hamper reaction times and cause accidents.
Women motorists are twice as likely as men to resort to asking another driver to park their car for them.
Recent studies into women’s driving behaviour revealed that women are 23% more likely to hit a car which is perfectly still, be it parked or in a line of traffic.
Motorists have faced a significant increase in the cost of parking fines under new laws giving councils the power to issue tickets of up to £120.
A record of 3.58million drivers were hit with parking fines that funnelled £214million into council coffers in a single year.