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Too Many Mobile Phone Offences

You would have thought that the prospect of being fined £200 and receiving 6 points on your driving license would put people off from the illegal use of mobile phones in their vehicles. Well, according to data obtained by Admiral, … Continue reading

Average Motor Insurance Claims Hit All Time High

Motorists may be interested to read that, according to the Association of British Insurers (ABI), the average amount of a claim on a motor insurance policy is now £3,106. This is the highest that it has ever been. Why should … Continue reading

Watch Out For “Ghost Brokers”

Apparently, the Fraud Enforcement Department of the City of London Police has started a campaign to make motorists more aware of dishonest people arranging false motor insurance policies. There are no doubt a number of car drivers who have ended … Continue reading

Motor Insurance Premiums Continue To Rise

Unfortunately for many motorists, motor insurance premiums have continued to go up in the last few years for a number of reasons. This is borne out by the Association of British Insurer’s (ABI) most recent Motor Insurance Premium Tracker. The … Continue reading

Can A Mature Driver Take Out Telematics Cover?

Telematics car insurance that is also known as “black box” motor insurance has not been around for many years. It originally appealed more to the younger motorist who was faced with very high premiums with the benefit that such cover … Continue reading

Will Your Insurer Pay Out Due To Storm Damage?

Here in the UK we do not encounter too many storms in the course of a year but, when we do, damage can be caused to vehicles perhaps due to fallen trees blown down in strong winds. So, bearing in … Continue reading

The Impact Of Wintry Weather On Motor Insurance Claims

Around the 8/9th December for a period of a few days, here in various parts of the UK, we had some heavy falls of snow and some periods where the temperature fell below freezing resulting in icy conditions on our … Continue reading

The Implications Of Modifying Your Car

Some car enthusiasts may wish to modify their vehicles to give the vehicle a personal touch and make it unique. After all, to own a car that is a “one of a kind” appeals to quite a lot of people. … Continue reading

Increase In Car Thefts

You may be interested to read that, according to information obtained by RAC Insurance, the number of car thefts in England and Wales has risen by a considerable number in the last three years. There are various things that impact … Continue reading

The Ten Criteria For A Car To Be Classed As “Automated”

Many motorists will be aware that trials have been taking place to do with the possible introduction of “automated” cars on roads here in the UK. Obviously, such vehicles will need to be insured and discussions will have been happening … Continue reading