New EU insurance rules proposed to protect motorists and combat uninsured drivers

Changes to the EU Motor Insurance Directive have been proposed that could shake up the car insurance industry across the continent. From car insurance history being shared across Europe to new powers that will target uninsured drivers, here’s everything that you need to know about the proposal.

If the new rules are approved they will apply […]

By |May 30th, 2018|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

Ten things that you didn’t know could invalidate your insurance

Ten things that not all motorists know can invalidate car insurance

1. Using somebody else’s address
Telling your insurance provider that you live at a different address or failing to update your details if you move can cause your policy to be invalid.

2. Not declaring use for commuting
Even if you only drive to the train station a […]

By |March 28th, 2018|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

Does car insurance cover against falling trees and other storm caused damage?

It seems in recent times as though a new and powerful named storm batters our country every other week. With Storm Eleanor the latest storm t rip across Great Britain, stories of trees being blown over and other debris causing damage to property were not in short supply.

Millions of motorists across the country could […]

By |January 13th, 2018|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

Has your car been impounded for no insurance?

Have you had your car impounded for no insurance? You’re not alone as 1 in 25 drivers on Britain’s roads are uninsured. Drivers caught without cover will need to take out specific impounded car insurance policy in order to release their vehicle.

Driving without a valid insurance policy is against the law; most people know that […]

By |August 25th, 2017|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

Can I deliver takeaways with my own insurance?

Most fast food restaurants need their delivery drivers to have their own car, motorbike or scooter that they’re able to use for delivering takeaways. For the average takeaway owner, running just one or a small chain of outlets, it’s just not financially viable for them to provide vehicles to their delivery drivers.

Any law abiding motorist […]

By |May 31st, 2017|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

Can you take out impounded car insurance if not the registered keeper?

If you’ve ever been pulled over by the police you’ll understand how for most people it can be a nerve racking experience. Things can quickly escalate from a routine traffic stop to a much more serious situation though if it is revealed that there’s a problem with the driver’s license, road tax or insurance.

If the […]

By |May 8th, 2017|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

What insurance do I need to deliver takeaways?

With the fast food market growing at an ever-increasing rate, there are more delivery drivers on the roads than ever before. But what kind of insurance do you need to deliver takeaways?

There’s no denying that delivering fast food can be a great way to put some extra cash in your pocket. With hours mostly available […]

By |April 28th, 2017|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

Increased speeding fines take effect TODAY

Millions of drivers are still not aware that new increased speeding fines are being introduced today. The fines, which could see a driver earning £50,000 a year hit with a fine of up to £1,000, are taking effect on Monday 24th April.

Under new rules drivers that commit the most serious speeding offences can be hit […]

By |April 24th, 2017|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

Cost of car insurance spikes in first quarter

Car insurance premiums continued to rise in the first quarter of 2017 and the average comprehensive policy now costs £781, over £110 more than it cost just one year ago.

According to the latest Car Insurance Price Index carried out by Confused.com with Willis Towers Watson, a 1.8% decrease in premiums in January was more than […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Motor Insurance|0 Comments

Why you could be fined for using your phone to pay at the drive-thru

If you use the drive-thru lane at a fast food restaurant, you could be fined if you use your phone to pay for your food.

Tougher penalties were recently introduced for using your phone whilst driving and they could apply to people that use their phone to make a contactless payment at a drive-thru. Drivers that […]

By |April 13th, 2017|Motor Insurance|0 Comments
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