Is it Illegal to Drive with a Cracked Windscreen in Western Australia?

Is it Illegal to Drive with a Cracked Windscreen in Western Australia?

March 2, 2021

Are you ignoring your chipped or cracked windscreen? Are you delaying the inevitable by not getting it fixed? You could be putting yourself and your passengers in danger while at the same time also breaking the law. To avoid an unfortunate accident or hefty legal fine, we share why you should consider fixing that windscreen — and do so today.  Your Cracked Windscreen Versus The WA Law  When it comes to the law, the specific road rules and regulations vary depending on your country and state. So, according to Western Australian law, is it illegal to drive with a cracked... Read More

How To Maintain Your Windscreen Wipers and Glass

How To Maintain Your Windscreen Wipers and Glass

March 2, 2021

Are your windscreen wipers looking worse for wear? Do you know what you need to do to maintain your windscreen wipers? It's more important than you might think that you keep them in tip-top shape.  If you've ever hit the long road and wanted to clean your windscreen, but it either had no water, or the blades left marks on your windscreen, you understand the frustration. Not only will poor-performing windscreen wipers affect your visibility of the road ahead, but you might also be breaking the law — without even realising it! However, this part of the vehicle is more... Read More

Child Safety in Cars: What You Need to Know

January 2, 2021

Nothing is more important than safety when it comes to cars – and the safety of any children travelling in the car is the most important thing of all. So what do you have to know about child safety in cars? As well as making sure you have a suitable child car seat, there are some important considerations to keep in mind. Here’s a detailed guide to child safety on the road so you can keep your smallest passengers safe. Which Child Car Seat to Use Motor vehicle accidents can be incredibly serious for anyone involved. But they can be... Read More

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How to Find Out Your Car Window Tint Percentage

July 22, 2020

Whether you bought a new or second-hand car, it’s important to know what your car window tint percentage is. This is ­particularly vital if you are looking to further tint your windows and to ensure that the darkness of your tint adheres to your local law enforcement’s regulations.  There are many reasons why ­you would want to tint your windows, ranging from climate control to UV protection, or even for safety reasons in the event of a crash. But how can you be certain what your window tint percentage really is and whether it’s a legal percentage? We will take... Read More

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Pets and Car Safety and Regulations: How to Drive With Pets?

June 30, 2020

While lessons on how best to look after an animal while in the comfort of your own home are well publicised and readily available, the same cannot be said for animal driving safety. Whether it be transporting your dog on holiday with you, taking your canary to a friends house, or running your cat to the vet, it is important to know exactly how to keep your animals safe in the vehicle. Luckily, there are plenty of laws, guides, and products available to guide you on this matter, if you know where to look. In this article, we have collected... Read More

Why Does The Colour of Your Car Matter?

February 24, 2020

If you drive a silver, red or grey coloured car, it might be the reason why your insurance premium is a little on the expensive side. If you’re deciding on a new car you might want to spend a little more time choosing the right colour. We’ve all heard that white and black cars get dirty “faster”, usually because it’s more noticeable on these colours and not so much the speed factor. Darker coloured cars also tend to get hotter because they absorb heat from the sun at a faster rate. However, the main reason why the colour of your... Read More