New electric vehicles must have noise device to improve safety
Electric vehicles are a more environmentally friendly alternative to petrol and diesel models. But there are concerns that low-emission cars and vans are too quiet, putting pedestrians at risk — particularly those who are blind or visually impaired.
Headlight glare is getting worse, drivers say
Around nine in ten drivers are regularly dazzled by oncoming headlights, and many believe that new style headlights are making the problem worse.
Future cars could send accident report within seven seconds
New technology could inform emergency services of traffic accidents within seven seconds of impact, and even provide details of possible injuries.
Home insurance prices down despite rising subsidence claims
Home insurance costs have fallen in the past year, despite a rise in subsidence claims following last year's hot, dry summer.
Safety tips for towing a caravan or trailer
The weather is warming up and there's another bank holiday just around the corner. If you're making plans to get your caravan, trailer tent or camping trailer out for the first time this year, make sure you're ready to hit the road with these tips from IAM RoadSmart and the Caravan and Motorhome Club...