Caravans

Steps to safer caravanning


  1. Posted on November 29th, 2013 by GEM Motoring Assist
  2. We offer our top tips for all round caravanning safety and security Introduction Towing Distances Reversing Respect the risk of fire Gas Security Making friends Introduction To an enthusiast, caravanning can be as comfortable as a hotel or luxury self-catering cottage. It is a brilliant way of getting out and about, meeting new like-minded people […]

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Sign up to support the ‘It can wait’ initiative


  1. Posted on September 19th, 2013 by James Luckhurst
  2. Injuring or even killing someone because you were texting while driving is a life-changing experience.  There are countless stories of people who took their eyes off the road for a second and ended up in an accident that changed their lives and the lives of others forever. In an attempt to raise awareness of the […]

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New thinking on in-car distractions


  1. Posted on July 5th, 2013 by James Luckhurst
  2. A new, landmark study has been using advanced techniques such as brainwave measurements, reaction time tests and other indicators, to create a rating scale that assesses levels of distraction among drivers. The study looked at how mentally distracting each task of six different types was relative to two extremes: non-distracted driving and driving while performing a complex mathematical and verbal activity. Driver distraction […]

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GEM Motoring Assist calls for more road safety campaigns despite lowest ever casualty figures


  1. Posted on June 28th, 2013 by David Williams MBE
  2. GEM Motoring Assist welcomes the recently released 2012 road casualty figures for Great Britain which show the lowest number of road deaths since records began in 1926. However, the toll of 1,754 people killed on our roads still represents a huge burden on the nation’s resources and  incalculable tragedy for the families of those involved. […]

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