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Smartphone, dumb driver

Driver taking a 'selfie' behind the wheel

Nearly 1 in 10 motorists have had an accident after using their phone at the wheel, and 7% of drivers have taken photos while in control of their vehicle.

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Insurance, car tax, MOTs and the law

An alarming amount of people don't know what is required by law.  Read More…

Traffic wardens: friend or foe?

A traffic warden

What do you think of traffic wardens? Are they a motorist's friend or foe?

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Blog: Should cyclists be allowed to ride on pavements?

A cyclist, motorist and pedestrian

Cyclists who ride on pavements face a potential £50 fine. But are our roads so dangerous that cyclists should be allowed to mix with pedestrians, asks motoring journalist and cyclist Maria McCarthy.

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Motorists and homeowners warned over flood risks

A flood warning sign

The latest bout of severe weather around Britain means more damage and more insurance claims. We explain how to avoid being turned down.

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Would you report a drink driver?

Alcoholic drink and car keys

Two police forces are promoting rewards of up to £1,000 for revellers who report suspected drink-drivers this Christmas. But is this the right approach?

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Blog: Do shocking road safety adverts work?

Pub loo shocker TV advert

From gruesome crashes to images of twisted bones, many of us will have seen examples of the shock-tactic advertising used by road safety campaigners. But do these adverts work?

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Drivers using 'dash cams' to fight fraudsters


Would a in-car or dashboard camera help you feel safer behind the wheel? More and more drivers are using them to help prove their innocence in road accidents, according to new research.

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Over half of movers don't change house locks

Female hand putting house key in lock

Would you change the locks on a new property when you move house? Most of us would not, according to a new survey.

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How to drive safely in wet weather

Car with driver side mirror covered in rain

As the British winter draws nearer drivers are being advised to take care on wet roads. Here are our top tips for driving safely in the rain.

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