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Dashcam: Striking The Right Balance

The use of dashcams, while prevalent, hasn’t quite snowballed as much as I thought. It’s a great idea, especially for drivers of older cars who don’t have all the latest whizz-bang technology. We are not hearing so much about ‘cash for crash’ scams as we used to and, I would suggest, using a dashcam in a car might have contributed to that. Continue reading

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A Driving Holiday?

Woohoo and similar exclamations. January is underway and we can look forward to a pleasant Spring and a glorious Summer. Live in hope folks; always live in hope. You might, for example, be planning a driving holiday which is great, but be careful what you wish for. Let us start from the premise that driving a car is inherently dangerous. Continue reading

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Day Of The Dashcam

Right now, on a shelf high in what is laughingly known as my office, sits a RAC Super HD CarCam awaiting the time I can get off my pert British butt and trial it. This dashcam has many excellent features that I have itemised below, for brevity, and I have no doubt it will do a good job. Continue reading

Third Eye – Rise Of The Dashcam

It’s a fact of life that car accidents happen and, by and large, we don’t have a lot of control over the when and where. Certainly, we do our best to drive carefully and stay safe but, well, the clue’s in the word. These days, innocent motorists are also cursed by the scourge of ‘cash for crash’ scams. Collisions caused accidentally on purpose for crooked gain. Either way we are likely to end up at best exchanging details and, at worst, arguing with thugs in the street. The solution is to deploy a third eye which is why DriveWrite has been trialling two affordable dashcams from the RAC. Continue reading