Car safety

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Festival survival guide for drivers

Festival survival guide for drivers

Whether you’re making the trip to T in the Park or planning ahead for Reading & Leeds, festivals are a summer highlight for many people across the country. When it comes to planning your trip…
Top tips for driving in the summer

Top tips for driving in the summer

When the sun comes out, you want to be thinking about heading to the beach or enjoying a picnic with your friends - not worrying about whether you’re going to make it. Seeing as the…
Beating the breakdown blues

Beating the breakdown blues

Having your car break down can be a daunting experience but, as long as you are adequately equipped, it doesn’t have to be scary - other than possibly the cost of fixing your car! This…
The lowdown on loading your car

The lowdown on loading your car

It’s that time of year when everyone starts planning summer holidays, whether abroad or at home, going away to visit family, or making the all important trip home for summer from university. With lots of…
Did someone say driving test changes?

Did someone say driving test changes?

If you are currently learning to drive (or intending to) then there is an important date for your diary - 4 December 2017. This is the day that the practical driving test is changing -…
Tips for driving on the motorway

Tips for driving on the motorway

Driving on the motorway can seem daunting, but it really doesn’t have to be. In fact, as 2Pass explains, motorways are the safest roads to drive on, compared to town and country roads. However, they…
Camera .. flash .. FINE!

Camera .. flash .. FINE!

On Monday 24th April, changes to the speeding fines system in the UK came into effect, and we, at insurethebox, are urging young drivers to read up on the new regulations to avoid being caught…
Smarten up on speed limits

Smarten up on speed limits

The speed limit for any road is a maximum – not a target. However, if you are driving at the speed limit for a road does it mean it is safe to do so? There…