Monthly Archives: December 2021

How to avoid home fires from battery charges and overloading sockets

As Christmas approaches and we will be at home for more time this year due to new COVID restrictions, we need to ensure that charges for phones, tablets, gaming consoles, laptops and Christmas tree lights are safe and not over loading sockets causing fires. Aviva has issued a warning to customers after multiple home fire […]

Event Insurance – Covid-19 DEADLINE

The government recently provided financial backing to allow event organisers to purchase COVID-19 cancellation insurance for their events https://www.sutcliffeinsurance.co.uk/news/covid-event-cancellation-insurance/ The scheme states that cover must be purchased at least 8 weeks before the event, however a grace period was given up until 23.59 on 15th December 2021, where this rule does not apply. Therefore, if […]

Mandatory speed limiters to be fitted on UK cars from 2022

All new cars sold in the UK will have to be fitted with a speed limiter to help stay within the speed limit and enhance road safety. This is a part of The European Commission’s provisional agreement that all new vehicles sold in Europe will be fitted with a speed limiter from July 2022. The […]