Many families and homes are destroyed each year due to horrific house fires, but by ensuring that you make regular and thorough checks, you can make sure that you, your family and your home are safe.
Motorists should check car windscreens and wipers for wear and tear and replace them if necessary as driving conditions worsen in the winter months.
It has recently been revealed that more than half of UK motorists think the driving test is too easy. With as many as 89% of those who have passed the test in the last two years saying the test should be tougher.
Each year around 4.7 Million UK motorists forget to renew MOTs, invalidating their car insurance.
Recent reports have revealed that almost 20% of drivers forget their MOT renewal date, subsequently resulting in them breaking the law by no longer having valid insurance.
Christmas time brings plenty of warnings for motorists, urging them to take care on the roads and not to drink and drive. Unfortunately during this festive time it has been revealed that 62% of men would be happy to drive after drinking, while only 34% of women say they would be.
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.
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.
32% of motorists have said they have avoided adding extras to the insurance policy such as Motor Legal Protection or breakdown cover.
Nearly half a million road accidents a year are caused by women drivers applying make-up, according to a recent survey.
Young women, aged between 17 and 21, were found to be the most likely to put beauty before safety in the poll of 4,000 women drivers.
Many drivers are finding themselves distracted by using an iPod or other MP3 player equipment while driving, making their driving dangerous resulting in potentially causing serious accidents.