Driving Without Car Insurance

No Insurance Offences

There is a growing number of UK motorists taking to the roads without valid car insurance. Numbers have been estimated as approaching 1 million annually.

This is a serious issue because of the third party risks associated with causing an accident or damage while not insured.

It is very irresponsible to drive a car on the road without having insurance cover in place, but due to the high cost involved, growing numbers of drivers are taking the risk and driving regardless.

With fewer police on our roads, policing issues such as insurance, it is maybe not a surprise that drivers consider it a risk worth taking.

With the growing number of ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition Cameras) are now installed on many Continue reading Driving Without Car Insurance

Health And Safety At Work

Safety and Sense at Work

If you have just started a business in your spare room at home, or in the garage, maybe involved with computers for ten hours every day, first aid isn’t likely to be a priority in your mind, (but safety and the health of people at work is important).

The HSE see things rather differently. Every employer, and that would include you, having just employed yourself (?), has a responsibility to “assess the hazards and risks in your work place, and establish an appropriate level of first aid provision.”

Some would agree without hesitation, some would groan inwardly and accuse it of being an organ of the nanny state, though few Continue reading Health And Safety At Work