The AA’s flood rescue team, AA Special Operations, is calling for a review of road signage around flooding and warning drivers of the penalties for ignoring them.
The AA has acquired Dutch-based VVCR of Rijssen, Holland, as its first step into the international road risk management marketplace.
The AA’s specialist severe weather team, AA Special Operations, is being deployed in North Wales, Scotland and Eastern England coastal locations today (Thursday, December 5) as warnings of coastal flooding escalate.
Director of fleet services Roger Williams on how technology is helping The Automobile Association keep vehicles on the road.
As colder weather kicks in there are more than twice as many searches on the AA used car website for 4x4s in South West London than in rural Aberdeenshire, Cumbria, Dorset, or Monmouthshire.
More than half (54%) of UK drivers would endanger themselves by driving through moving flood water, according to a joint survey by the Environment Agency and AA.
Younger drivers (18-24 year olds) are the age group most likely to ignore maps, with 43% depending on their sat-nav alone to navigate, according to an AA Populus poll of 23,824 drivers.
A year after most wheel clampers were banned from operating in private car parks parking enforcement firms are reaping large sums from issuing automated ‘penalty' tickets, according to the AA.
A partnership deal has been signed between Northgate Vehicle Hire and the AA to support the rental company’s aim of keeping its customers on the road longer and reducing costly vehicle down time.
The AA is trialling a ‘universal’ spare wheel after revealing close to a fifth (17%) of its members do not have a spare wheel in their car.
Almost a third of drivers are at risk of getting one of the new fixed penalty notices for careless driving, which come into force on Friday, August 16th, warns the AA.
The winners of the AA’s first fuel efficient driving competition scored an average fuel efficiency of 98% thanks to utilising Trakm8’s fuel saving system ecoN.
Allstar fuel card users can now take advantage of a new partnership with the AA for breakdowns and misfuels.
Warrington-based Broker Assistance has signed an agreement with AA Accident Management to handle credit hire claims for the broking group’s commercial motor insurance customers.
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