30th December 2019
Awareness courses prove to be the best speed prevention measure

Awareness courses ‘most effective way to cut repeat speeding’

Forget fines and verbal warnings, it seems education is key when tackling racers on the road. Speed awareness courses are the most effective method of deterring […]
24th December 2019
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Supermarket fuel offers ‘discriminate’ against poorer motorists

Love finding a good offer on your fuel? You’d better get your wallet ready first… Some supermarkets have been accused of ‘discriminating’ against poorer motorists in […]
19th December 2019
The best days to drive home for Christmas

Festive forecast: When to avoid driving home this Christmas

Driving home for Christmas? With an estimated 143 million car journeys being made over the festive period, it pays to plan your travel in advance to […]
18th December 2019
Who’s your designated driver this Christmas?

Designated driver wars

Does the phrase ‘designated driver’ usually leave a sour taste over your festive period? Three-quarters of UK motorists expect to be named designated driver at some […]
16th December 2019
Driving home for Christmas can be stressful, but with our top tips it doesn't need to be.

The perfect recipe for driving home for Christmas

It’s the most magical time of the year, but driving home for Christmas can often be one of the most stressful experiences on the road. Your […]
12th December 2019
Drivers warned to turn down the Christmas radio

Why a Christmas singalong could leave you with a £5,000 fine

The Christmas countdown has begun; Michael Bublé is out of his cave and the radio’s playing all your favourite festive hits. But motorists are being warned […]
9th December 2019
Could an increase in roadside breathalyser tests reduce fatalities?

Drink-driving related deaths highest since 2010

Have plummeting police numbers played a part in a surge in drink-drive deaths? Department for Transport data shows that serious incidents and road fatalities related to […]
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
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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 […]