What to do if hit by an uninsured driver?
What should you do if you’ve been hit by an uninsured driver? There are around two million uninsured vehicles on the roads so if youâ€™re hit by one of them, it pays to know what action you need to take. With around 300,000 convictions for uninsured driving being handed out every year there are still a number of culprits who are getting away with it. It is estimated that uninsured drivers are 10 times more likely to have drink-driving convictions, 5 times more likely to have had previous accidents due to careless or reckless driving. So are you wandering what to do if you are been hit by an uninsured driver? here is the answer. If your car has been hit by an uninsured driver, you need to get in contact with The Motor Insuranceâ€™ Bureau (MIB) to discuss your rights of claim today. MI ...
Drink Driving and accident rates among drivers
Drink driving and accident rates among drivers According to the official statistics, the number of casualties as a result of auto accidents has increased slightly over the last few years. This means that many drivers, despite all the warnings, are still not taking road safety as seriously as we all would like. Alarmingly, it turns out that young drivers who are aged between 17 and 19 represent more than 10% of drivers who were killed or suffered an accident injury due to an auto accident, even though they represent less than 2% of the total number of drivers with licenses in the United Kingdom. There are many different reasons that lead to car accidents and unfortunately it seems that drink-driving is still one of the most common ones. What is even more worrying is that last year the numbe ...
Tips to Protect Your Legal Claim After a Car Accident
Have you been involved in an accident and thinking if you’ve everything that you needed? here are a few tips for you to ensure you know your rights. If you or someone close to you has been injured in a car, motorcycle, truck or taxi accident, it is very important to protect your rights and get reasonable compensation for any type of accident injury caused by another party. Initially you should be careful about any offer an insurance adjustor makes. Itâ€™s well known in the industry that many insurance adjustors are focused on what we call “delay and deny” tactics which are intended to lower or even deny compensation. That’s why adjustors will often approach accident victims early in the claims process to get a quick settlement rather than allowing them the time to t ...
â€œFashion Photographerâ€ or a â€œPhotographerâ€ – Insurance fraud or clever use of words?
The Insurance Fraud Task Force, an official body set up by the Government, has recommended that price comparison websites should refer “suspicious” activity to insurance companies. Fraud â€œgamesâ€ in car insurance are being carried out by the manipulation of the data in order to achieve the cheapest quote possible and motorists are engaging heavily into this â€œgameâ€ to reduce their car premiums.The task force report found that up to a third of motorists believe it is acceptable to “omit or adjust data” to reduce their car insurance premiums. However Go Compare, one of the biggest price comparison websites, said that “genuine and honest customers” who legitimately tweak their details to gain better quotes must not be affected. So the choice of ...
West Midlands billboards campaign
As many motorists benefit from ourÂ one stop shop, One Call accident management wants more people to discover us. Rather than being a heavy sell, the campaign simply draws from the large number of testimonials we receive. One Call accident management is currently running a billboard campaign where we highlight the one stop solution for managing all of the elements of an accident claim when involved in an non fault car accident. The billboard campaign draws attention of the locals and the commuters of the area by highlighting the key services i.e. vehicle replacement, accident repairs, replacement vehicle and managing personal injury claim. One Call accident management can handle car accident claims in all major cities including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds. One Call ...