Welcome to the car insurance and travel insurance news archive from Swiftcover.
Here you will find insurance related news stories from 2010.
Motor insurance: Will fuel run out?
03 December 2010
Motor insurance customers could face more hardship on the roads of Britain this weekend, with fuel supplies depleting, experts say.
Home insurance holders 'in the dark about smart meters'
22 November 2010
One in four home insurance policyholders know what a smart meter is and what it does. 38 per cent of Brits are not interested in having one and think the predicted £14 saving a year on energy bills is...
Car insurance holders benefit from better fuel economy
22 October 2010
Car insurance policyholders have benefited from more fuel-efficient vehicles over the past 12 months.
Streetlights aid car insurance holders
13 September 2010
GEM Motoring Assist (GEM) is calling on councils not to turn off or dim streetlights as this could lead to more accidents on the roads, which would affect car insurance premiums.
Car insurance holders advised to take adequate breaks
20 August 2010
Car insurance customers embarking on long journeys are being advised to ensure they take regular breaks from driving.
Motor insurance customers 'can save fuel' by checking tyres
13 July 2010
Car insurance customers could save on fuel costs if they check and adjust tyre pressures regularly, it has been suggested.
Motor insurance sting for drug drivers
01 June 2010
Those driving while under the influence of drugs could find their car insurance costs rising in the next couple of years, as the government has outlined new measures to get tough with drug drivers.
Speed humps 'causing costly repairs' for car insurance customers
05 May 2010
Growing numbers of speed humps on the roads are causing car insurance customers to pay out for repairs to their vehicles, it has been claimed.
Petrol prices unlikely to get cheaper for car insurance customers
30 April 2010
Motorists may want to look at ways to save money on their car insurance in a bid to drive down the cost of motoring, as an industry figure has warned that petrol prices are likely to reduce.
Travel insurance: Web changes holiday habits
29 March 2010
Travel insurance holders have abandoned glossy brochures and travel agents in favour of the internet, new research has revealed.
Car insurance: Drug driving rates 'shockingly low' compared to drink driving
25 February 2010
Conviction rates for drug driving are shockingly low compared to those for drink driving, according to a road safety campaign group.
Car Insurance: Drivers 'taking to the wheel when unwell'
28 January 2010
Nearly a fifth of motorists have revealed they know somebody who has taken to the wheel of their car when too ill to drive, new figures have shown.