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Car vandalism up 37% – here’s how to protect your business fleet

According to police data, the number of reported car vandalism cases has risen by 10% over the past three years, with increases of as much as 37% in some parts of the UK. What’s that in figures? Over 210,000 vehicles suffered criminal damage in 2016, ranging from smashed windows to...

Survey reveals British adults top 20 fears!

Does the fear of not understanding new memes (photos with captions which frequently sweep the internet) contribute to FOMO? (fear of missing out). Are you terrified by the prospect of someone asking you who you voted for in the election, or would you rather this than discover you’ve had food...

Fog lights – switch on or switch off?

There’s on-going confusion around when you should use fog lights, especially as they’re not limited to foggy conditions. Many new models have replaced fog lights with LED daytime running lights, while some lower cost cars have no additional lights full stop. According to UK law, all vehicles must be fitted...

The feature that means dashcams are always on watch

Having a dashcam recording the manoeuvres and mishaps of you and other drivers is all very well when you’re in motion, but what about when you’re parked? Collisions with parked cars are all too common – accounting for 40% of all accidents according to research by Allianz. What’s more of...

How location data could result in more accurate premiums

When insurers write policies the accurate pricing of risk is essential to all involved. When it comes to policies such as home and car, the location becomes one of the most important types of data used. This is because factors such as crime rates and any nearby threats are key. The more...

Bad driving habits which are wrecking your car…

So what does it normally take for us to pay the necessary attention to our cars? Is it the rainy day on the hard shoulder pretending that we aren’t even frustrated in the slightest? Or is it the time when we realise we have spent more on fixing the problems...

Just under 6 weeks until 12% Insurance Premium Tax

The constant flurry of reports regarding the rise of car insurance premiums in the last six months have been the talking point of the insurance industry. But now the new rate of insurance premium tax is only weeks away from coming into force. From The 1st June, the new figure...

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Get the latest news, information and updates from MCM insurance.

Tag: car insurance

Car vandalism up 37% – here’s how to protect your business fleet

According to police data, the number of reported car vandalism cases has risen by 10% over the past three years, with increases of as much as 37% in some parts of the UK. What’s that in figures? Over 210,000 vehicles suffered criminal damage in 2016, ranging from smashed windows to...

Survey reveals British adults top 20 fears!

Does the fear of not understanding new memes (photos with captions which frequently sweep the internet) contribute to FOMO? (fear of missing out). Are you terrified by the prospect of someone asking you who you voted for in the election, or would you rather this than discover you’ve had food...

Fog lights – switch on or switch off?

There’s on-going confusion around when you should use fog lights, especially as they’re not limited to foggy conditions. Many new models have replaced fog lights with LED daytime running lights, while some lower cost cars have no additional lights full stop. According to UK law, all vehicles must be fitted...

The feature that means dashcams are always on watch

Having a dashcam recording the manoeuvres and mishaps of you and other drivers is all very well when you’re in motion, but what about when you’re parked? Collisions with parked cars are all too common – accounting for 40% of all accidents according to research by Allianz. What’s more of...

How location data could result in more accurate premiums

When insurers write policies the accurate pricing of risk is essential to all involved. When it comes to policies such as home and car, the location becomes one of the most important types of data used. This is because factors such as crime rates and any nearby threats are key. The more...

Bad driving habits which are wrecking your car…

So what does it normally take for us to pay the necessary attention to our cars? Is it the rainy day on the hard shoulder pretending that we aren’t even frustrated in the slightest? Or is it the time when we realise we have spent more on fixing the problems...

Just under 6 weeks until 12% Insurance Premium Tax

The constant flurry of reports regarding the rise of car insurance premiums in the last six months have been the talking point of the insurance industry. But now the new rate of insurance premium tax is only weeks away from coming into force. From The 1st June, the new figure...