Driver Behaviour

Speeding incidents triple during lockdown

Motorists were speeding three times more frequently during lockdown compared to normal, according to new analysis by AX. The study of telematics data by AX suggests motorists were making the most of unusually low traffic levels, giving drivers the opportunity to speed in otherwise normally congested areas. Serious speeding events – the most severe category …

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Parental ‘reverse psychology’ can steer learner drivers in the right direction

‘Reverse psychology’ may play an important role in parents teaching their children driving skills, says AA Driving School. This is because they often make a conscious decision to avoid doing the things they hated experiencing as a passenger. In a recent survey, more than half (51%) of the most recently qualified drivers, aged 18-24 years, …

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Many drivers unaware if car contents are covered by insurance

Over a third of drivers are unaware if the contents of their car are covered by their insurance. MoneySuperMarket analysed vehicle-related crime data released by the Office for National Statistics. The report suggests that there has been a 50% increase of theft from vehicles including electrical items over the last decade. Thieves are also on …

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