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6th December 2019
Image Caption Festive drinkers more likely to get behind the wheel

Christmas drink-driving is on the rise

Everyone likes a Christmas tipple, but drivers are being reminded ahead of party season, that festivities are no excuse to have one too many… The number […]
5th December 2019
Check out our top 10 winter car checks to help you and your family stay safe on the roads

Your guide to winter car checks

Having something go wrong with your car is never ideal. But when it’s cold, dark and wet and you’re sat on the side of the road […]
4th December 2019
Image description In-car gadgets to make your driving safer

Best bits of tech to make your driving safer

Stuck for finding the perfect present for Christmas? Give the gift of safety this year with some of our favourite in-car gadgets. Top gift ideas to […]
2nd December 2019
Distracted driving caused 93 deaths in 2018

Distracted driving caused 3,000 crashes and 93 deaths last year

When it comes to distracted driving habits, it seems there’s still plenty that needs to change here in the UK. Analysis of Department for Transport (DfT) […]
28th November 2019
Mother faces police investigation after posting reckless video.

Mum hands the wheel to 6-year-old son while driving 80mph on motorway

Some people believe the legal driving age should be lowered… but surely this isn’t quite what they had in mind. A mum in Russia is under […]
26th November 2019
We can now reveal which professions are the best and worst drivers for 2019

Revealed: Britain’s best and worst drivers of 2019

Are you one of the best drivers in Britain? We recently completed a study of 2.4 million motorists to identify Britain’s best and worst drivers according to […]
25th November 2019
Here are 20 of the weirdest driving laws from around the world

Weirdest driving laws from around the world

Ever wanted to travel with a gorilla in Massachusetts, or drive shirtless in Thailand? Well, you’d better read up on your driving laws first. It always […]
22nd November 2019
A third of motorists are still using their phones behind the wheel.

A third of motorists admit to using phone behind the wheel

Are you guilty of using your mobile phone while driving? According to new research by Direct Line, almost a third (29%) of British motorists admit to […]
21st November 2019
What kind of driver are you?

What kind of driver are you?

If you’re like most of us, you spend a decent part of each day sitting behind the wheel of a car. And over time, your driving has developed a unique personality […]
21st November 2019
Statistics suggest women are safer drivers than men

Men four times more likely to commit driving offences

It’s an age-old debate. But now new figures provide evidence to suggest women are safer, and potentially better drivers than men. Last year, 539,000 drivers in […]
19th November 2019
Check out the top 10 safest cars on the road in 2019

Top 10 safest cars of 2019

Safety is a huge priority when shopping around for a new car, but how do you know which cars will be safest on the road? To […]
18th November 2019
Distracted driving accounted for 2,637 accidents in the UK last year.

Driven to distraction behind the wheel

To mark this year’s Road Safety Week, we’ve unveiled a powerful new film to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving. The video tells the emotional […]
15th November 2019
Does eating at the wheel distract you from driving?

Are these driving distractions putting you at risk?

Are you ever guilty of eating your Maccy D’s behind the wheel, or turning up the radio to full blast? If constant distractions are stealing your […]
14th November 2019
Blanket ban on mobile phone use while driving closes legal loophole

Legal loophole around in-car mobile use to close

A loophole in the law that has enabled drivers to escape prosecution for using their mobile phones to take photos or videos on the road is […]
11th November 2019
Motorists face 36% more accidents driving on winter roads

Evening road accidents up by 36% after clocks change

Do you feel less safe driving in the dark? While the clocks going back might give us brighter mornings, motorists could face a higher risk of […]
9th November 2019
Everything you need to know about using your phone behind the wheel

Mobile phone driving laws in 2019

The dangers associated with using your phone while driving are well documented but it’s still a problem that continues to create concern. Stricter mobile phone driving laws […]
8th November 2019
Motorist charged for drink-driving after tailgating an unmarked police car.

Motorist charged for drink-driving after tailgating unmarked police car

Have you ever been tempted to blast your horn at a slow driver? What if you found out that driver was a police officer? 40-year-old Matthew […]
6th November 2019
What is a driver’s biggest fear? 14 million motorists point the finger at each other.

Motorists’ biggest fear is other drivers on the road

What’s your biggest fear on the roads? Wet weather? Animals? How about your fellow drivers? As many as a third of UK motorists admit their biggest […]
4th November 2019
Nearly a third (31%) have had near miss due to feeling anxious whilst driving

Revealed: The impact of feeling anxious whilst driving

Have you ever felt anxious whilst driving? Whether it’s work, an argument with a loved one, or concerns about being late – any number of things […]
1st November 2019
Smoking while driving could cost drivers around £2,000 when they come to sell their car

Smoking in your car could burn £2,000 off its value

Do you light up behind the wheel? Enjoying a cigarette in your car could be costing you more than just your health. Smokers are being warned […]