Insurance small print you HAVE to check for before signing anything

Specific insurance These contracts are designed to insure one specific thing, like your phone or your pet, and can be among the most contentious because some of them are rubbish. Warrantees, in particular, can be incredibly unfair, and some aren’t worth the paper they’re written on. But that doesn’t mean you don’t have any rights.

The Government faces pressure to scrap the six-month coronavirus MOT exemption: Here are the cars most and least likely to pass the test

‘Some 1.1m unroadworthy cars being driven due to MOT test exemption’ Analysis of DVSA data by Kwik Fit – the biggest MOT tester in the country – found that almost 1.1 million unroadworthy vehicles are set to return to the UK’s streets as the lockdown begins to ease and people increasingly take to their cars.

Save Lives With Smarter, Slower Streets—Not Self-Driving Cars

A better robot could have saved Herzberg’s life, but so might have better road design. Tempe is pretty typical for a middling-density place. Engineers built its arterials to transport cars, and quickly. Their long, straight lines are easy for drivers to navigate but induce a slow, lazy “zoning out,” and a level of comfort that […]

Senate votes to curb car accident lawsuits in Louisiana

Supporters say the bill would force down Louisiana’s car insurance rates, which are second-highest in the nation. They say Louisiana’s legal climate encourages too many car wreck lawsuits, driving away insurance companies and pushing up premiums.

Watch: NYPD Whack Rioter with Car Door, Houston Police Horse Tramples Protester

Riots and protests first started this week in Minneapolis as a response to resident George Floyd dying in police custody. Footage of the incident showed an officer, Derek Chauvin, kneeling on Floyd’s neck as he laid on the ground in handcuffs.

What is income protection insurance and can I use it to protect my finances against coronavirus?

It replaces part of your income – if you can’t work because you become ill or disabled. It pays out until you can start working again – or until you retire, die or the end of the policy term – whichever is sooner. There’s often a waiting period before the payments start – you generally […]

Review: GoShare delivery gigs can pay well, but get insurance first

Be over the age of 18 and have a valid state-issued IDBe authorized to work in the U.S.Pass a background check (which you pay for, as noted above). No felonies or violent misdemeanors in the last 7 years.Ability to lift and carry items weighing up to 75 poundsAn iPhone or Android capable of running the […]

‘Don’t tear the pants out of it!’ Government adviser Prof Van-Tam warns public not to abuse liberties and risk pushing R rate above 1 when lockdown is eased and says ‘we’re at a very dangerous moment’ after huge crowds swarm beaches in 82F temperatures

Sir Jeremy Farrar, director of the Wellcome Trust and Sage member said in a Twitter post that he ‘agreed with John’ on the clear science advice, appearing to reference Sage colleague Professor John Edmunds, who said on Friday the Government was ‘taking risks’ by relaxing measures from Monday

Govt warns ‘don’t tear the pants’ out of lockdown easing as Brits swarm beaches

“This is a dual responsibility here of Government to go slowly and carefully and to take the advice from the scientists, of the scientists to watch this whole thing very closely over the next few weeks and of the public in general to actually follow the guidance.

Don’t sack anyone, says threat mail to Graziano Trasmissioni

Italian firm Graziano Trasmissioni, the world’s largest supplier of precision gears and shafts, has lodged a police complaint alleging it has received a threat mail asking the company not to sack any employee in the wake of the countrywide economic slowdown.The management has denied sacking any employee so far, calling the mail a rumour and […]