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GEM Motoring Assist are a breakdown cover company and road safety charity that has been serving motorists for over 80 years.

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GEM urges all road users to put safety first and make Project EDWARD a reality

The second European Day Without A Road Death takes place on 21 September 2017 70 people still die every day on Europe’s roads Please support Project EDWARD by signing the pledge   ROAD SAFETY and breakdown recovery provider GEM Motoring Assist is once again proud to be supporting Project EDWARD, the European day Without A […]

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A good night’s sleep helps keep you alert on the road

BREAKDOWN AND road safety organisation GEM Motoring Assist is encouraging drivers to ensure they get sufficient sleep before getting behind the wheel.  GEM says this will not only help them feel better, but will also make a significant contribution to reducing the risks they face on the road. Recent research from the United States* shows […]

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Don’t risk lives by using your phone when driving, urges GEM

Six months after new penalties are introduced, road safety organisation appeals to drivers to heed the danger warnings If you need to use your phone, make sure you’ve parked somewhere safe, with the car engine off and the handbrake on ROAD SAFETY and breakdown specialist GEM Motoring Assist is urging all drivers to put safety […]

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GEM Motoring Assist offers parents and children safety tips for the school run

BREAKDOWN AND road safety organisation GEM Motoring Assist is urging parents and children to make safety their number one priority on journeys to and from school. The new school year begins very shortly, and GEM says it’s vital that everyone – from toddler to senior citizen – is aware of the risks that go with […]

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Staying within the speed limit makes you and everyone else safer on the roads

GEM Motoring Assist is urging all drivers to stay within speed limits on every journey. This, says GEM, is a key part of reducing collisions and casualties on our roads.The advice comes as police officers join with colleagues across Europe for a week of enhanced speed checks, using a variety of enforcement tools. GEM road […]

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Emergency! Do you know how best to help a blue light vehicle

Road safety and breakdown organisation GEM Motoring Assist is encouraging all road users to be ‘Blue Light Aware’, and to know how to assist the emergency services vehicles when required. The call comes as online views of its short video on the subject approach the 400,000 mark. GEM road safety officer Neil Worth says: “We […]

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Learn from those ‘oops factor’ moments and cut your risk on the road

ROAD SAFETY organisation GEM Motoring Assist is encouraging drivers to reflect on the dangerous moments they have experienced at the wheel, to reduce the risks they face on future road journeys. GEM road safety officer Neil Worth comments: “We are all familiar with those ‘oops factor’ moments, where no harm was actually done but where […]

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Wake up to the dangers of fatigue

Road safety and breakdown organisation GEM Motoring Assist is urging drivers to be wise to the dangers of fatigue on journeys. The advice comes as thousands of families across the country embark on long road journeys to holiday destinations. GEM road safety officer Neil Worth comments: “It is widely accepted that fatigue is a major […]

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Results from Auto Express 2017 Driver Power Survey show GEM is the UK’s number one breakdown recovery provider

  RESULTS FROM the 2017 Auto Express Driver Power Survey show that GEM Motoring Assist has regained its place as the UK’s number one breakdown recovery provider. The result sees GEM in the top spot for the seventh year out of the last ten. GEM chief executive Paula Williams said: “We are of course absolutely […]

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Keep the heat out of your car journeys this summer

ROAD SAFETY and breakdown cover specialist GEM Motoring Assist is encouraging drivers to protect themselves by being alert to early signs of road rage on journeys this summer. GEM road safety officer Neil Worth commented: “Most of us will have some experience of being on the receiving end of someone else’s aggression, with long traffic […]

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