How Long Do I Have to Report an Accident to my Insurance Company?

Being involved in a car accident can be a traumatic experience. If you haven’t had one before, you might also have the added pressure of learning what and when you need to tell your insurer. How Long Do I Have to Report an Accident to My Insurance Company? If you’re involved in an accident, you … Read more

When is my Car Insurance Due? How to Check If Your Car Is Insured

It’s illegal to drive without car insurance. There are severe penalties for driving uninsured, so it’s your legal responsibility as a driver to make sure your car has valid insurance at all times. Is your car insurance still valid? Finding out is easy. Just head to the Motor Insurance Database, put your car registration in … Read more

Can I Drive Another Car on my Insurance?

“Can I drive another car on my insurance?” It’s a question many new drivers ask us. But some experienced drivers seem a little confused about this issue too. Many drivers seem to think that, so long as you have the car owner’s permission, you’ll be covered for driving any car on your own insurance policy. … Read more

Smoking in a Car With Children – Know The Law

Did you know that smoking in a car with children is illegal? It is, and it has been since 2015. Many motorists seem unfamiliar with this relatively-recent change to the law. So let’s take a closer look at the details. Smoking in a Car With Children – What Does The Law Say? “To protect children … Read more

How to Stop Stalling Your Car: Finding the Biting Point

If you’re a new driver or a learner, stalling your car can feel mortifying. When you come to a sudden halt, and when the cars behind you start beeping their horns, you start to feel like you’re holding the whole world up. But we’re here to tell you that any driver can stall. All it … Read more

How to Clean Car Windows – From Inside to Outside

How did they get so dirty? It doesn’t matter – no matter who you are, and no matter where you live, car windows can get grubby if you don’t regularly clean them. And dirty car windows aren’t just unsightly, they’re also outright hazardous. You can fail an MOT if your car’s windows aren’t clean. So … Read more

Parents and Young Drivers Get Clear with a Safe Driving Agreement

Go Girl insurance have found out that some parents are setting up a safe driving agreement with their teenage children when they start learning how to drive.  The agreement is a promise made by a new driver to their parent or guardian that they won’t do anything irresponsible on the road. Think of it as … Read more

What Happens After You Pass Your Driving Test?

Congratulations! You passed your driving test. All that hard work has finally paid off. But what happens now? Maybe you’ve just passed your driving test. Or maybe you’re about to take your test and you’re wondering about certain practicalities. In any case, here’s a short guide to what happens after you pass your driving test. … Read more

Driving Licence Categories and Codes: What Do They Mean?

Whether you’ve recently got your licence, or you’re still learning to drive, you might have wondered about the numerous driving licence categories and codes that are available. What do they mean? In short, driving licence categories indicate the sort of vehicles you’re allowed to drive with that specific licence. Meanwhile, driving licence codes tell you … Read more

Car Safety Features: What they are and do they work?

In the late 19th century, car safety features essentially extended to hiring someone to walk in front of your car waving a red flag, as a warning to pedestrians. Now car safety features are getting so advanced that certain experts are seriously predicting a future in which road accidents are a thing of the past. … Read more