Direct Line

Latest

Win: A £500 Red Letter Day Lifestyle Voucher courtesy of Direct Line DrivePlus

Win: A £500 Red Letter Day Lifestyle Voucher courtesy of Direct Line DrivePlus

By 15 January 2014

It's that time of year again: Christmas is over and the season of indulgence is behind us. New Year's Resolutions have been made and can be tough to keep, whether it's a vow to lose weight, exercise more, find your dream job or simply spend less and save... >>

Satnav blamed for 300,000 accidents

Satnav blamed for 300,000 accidents

By 22 July 2008

A new survey from Direct Line covering a whopping 2,000 consumers has shockingly revealed that satnav is "to blame" for around 300,000 road accidents. The data compiled suggests that these GPS-owning consumers say that their devices "made them" go through... >>

Car vandals hit Britain’s roads

Car vandals hit Britain’s roads

By 23 November 2006

Vandals have caused £563 million worth of damage in the last year to British cars. According to the vehicle vandalism report conducted by Direct Line, over 3.5 million drivers have been a victim of car vandalism in the past 12 months and of these close... >>

One in six drivers turn down help at breakdowns

By 11 October 2006

One in every six motorists who have stopped to aid drivers that have suffered a breakdown has been turned away, according to new research. The rejection of so-called "charitable motorists" is fuelled by growing distrust of other people in society, and... >>

Rural roads used as a racetrack

By 3 August 2006

Direct Line is calling for the speed limit to be reduced to 40mph on rural roads due to the high number of fatalities now occurring on country lanes. The call follows a recent survey that showed among all road fatalities, 64% take place in rural areas... >>


>