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Harsher Sentences For Motorists Causing Death By Dangerous Driving

Unfortunately, there are many fatal accidents here in the UK caused by dangerous driving and there has been a call for the penalties for such an offence to be increased significantly. Well, you will be interested to read that the … Continue reading

Third Quarter 2017 Sees Drop In Car Insurance Premiums

According to the Car Insurance Price Index covering the third quarter of 2017, the average cost of comprehensive car insurance has fallen by 1% in the above quarter. This equates to a modest drop of £9 per annum. Regrettably, … Continue reading

Are Men Paying More For Car Insurance?

Back in December 2012, the European Directive decreed that insurance companies were no longer able to differentiate between men and women when it came to quoting for various types of insurance including car insurance. However that has not been the … Continue reading

Ogden Discount Rate May Be Revised

Car insurance premiums have risen of late for a number of reasons with one of those being due to the change in the Ogden Discount Rate. Some time ago the Ministry of Justice announced that this rate was being changed … Continue reading

Increase In Uninsured Accident Claims

The Motor Insurers’ Bureau (MIB) was set up over 70 years ago to deal with claims for compensation from victims of drivers who had been involved in a road traffic accident but could either not be traced or were not … Continue reading

Don’t Risk Having Your Claim Rejected

Unfortunately, there are quite a large number of claims made by motorists on their car insurance policies that are rejected for a number of reasons. So, let’s have a look at some of those reasons as they can be avoided. … Continue reading

It Really Isn’t Worth Breaking The Speed Limit

There are a number of reasons why you should not break the speed limit whilst out driving your motor vehicle. For instance, you are more likely to cause a road traffic accident, if you are caught by a speed camera … Continue reading

Pay Per Mile Car Insurance

The majority of car insurance providers base your premium on a number of factors with one of them being an estimate of how many miles you believe you will travel whilst at the wheel of your car in a 12-month … Continue reading

Overseas Car Accidents Increase

There are many motorists in the UK who will be planning a summer holiday in Europe and getting there by driving their own car. Therefore, you may be interested to read that the number of car accidents involving people in … Continue reading

Queen’s Speech Mentions False Whiplash Claims

The Queen’s Speech always receives much attention from the press with this year’s one being no different. There were many things covered in the speech with one of those relating to whiplash claims made by motorists that will have an … Continue reading