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Mar 15

How To Calm Those Nerves Before Your Driving Test


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Whether you’re a common sufferer of nerves or simply feel uneasy in new or highly pressurised situations, learning calming methods to help you cope during periods of worry is a practical life tool that can be used time and time again.

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Mar 15

Driving and Mobile Phones: Are They Really That Dangerous?


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Today, there’s practically nothing we can’t do via mobile internet, even when it comes to common driving-related tasks. In this age of technology, we can now use our smartphones to connect to the web and pay tolls, parking fees, and congestion charges in the capital with little more than the press of a button. It’s so simple and convenient, and it’s making it all the more tempting for us to quickly reach for our phones in the car and get the job done with one hand on the wheel. We’ve all heard about the dangers of using a mobile phone on the road, but are we really putting ourselves at risk?

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12
Mar 15

Avoiding the Most Common Road Accidents


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High speed impacts and head-on collisions are road accidents that tend to hit the headlines most frequently – they’re often the most dangerous types of accident, and because of their media coverage, many of us think of these accidents as being the most common. However, there are two other types of collision that are just as common on the roads today, and which can cause significant injury. It’s important for drivers to understand the dangers associated with these accidents, and the best ways to minimise the risk of being involved in such collisions.

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05
Mar 15

Black Box Insurance – Does it Make a Difference?


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‘Black box’ insurance is taking the UK by storm, and many drivers, especially young drivers or those who have recently passed their test, are being encouraged to opt for these types of policies over the more traditional forms of insurance in an effort to not only increase safety on the roads, but also make it more affordable for new drivers to get on the roads. So what exactly is black box insurance?

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