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A Guide to Working as a Mobile Mechanic

If you have experience working as a mechanic then you might have considered setting up on your own as a mobile mechanic. Below is a guide to help you out that covers everything from getting your own vehicle to getting the right mobile mechanics insurance. Getting...

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The technology behind self-driving cars

At traders-insurance.com motor trade insurance we find some interesting motor trade related stories and to many people, the idea of self-driving cars seems strange. With something as complex as driving being taken care of automatically, it can seem like there's too...

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Vehicle Registration for the Motor Trade

As a motor trade insurance comparison site we know that working in the motor trade means you have to keep up-to-date records of the vehicles that come into your possession. Some businesses in the motor trade only deal with customer vehicles for a short period of time...

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Trade Licence Plates

If you work in the motor trade then you're going to have vehicles that you do not own coming in and out of your possession all the time. This can become very inconvenient if you're having to worry about registering and taxing every vehicle that is temporarily in the...

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Motor Insurance Database (MID)

What is the MID? The Motor Insurance Database (MID) is a database that was set up by the insurance industry and the motor insurance bureau in order to combat the problem of uninsured drivers and the knock-on effect this has on the rest of the public. When you work in...

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Reducing Pollution By Driving Less

  Traders-Insurance.com are happy to announce that we have partnered with leading road safety charity, Brake. Brake aim to raise awareness through the media about the importance of road safety. In addition to this, Brake do work in communities across the country...

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Road Safety

Traders-Insurance.com motor trade insurance comparison are proud to support the road safety charity, Brake. Brake aim to raise awareness through the media about the importance of road safety. In addition to this, Brake do work in communities across the country and...

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Starting a Motor Trade Business

If you’re thinking about starting a business in the motor trade, then there are certain key things you must think about. If you’re looking to take the first steps to getting started with your own business, we have some key tips to help you out.

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Winter Driving Guide for Traders

Driving in winter is something that every motorist has to be prepared for. The weather conditions on the road are often far from ideal and being properly prepared can make all the difference to your own safety and that of other road users. When you work in the motor trade and are often driving vehicles that do not belong to your business then it’s especially important to be prepared for winter driving.

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Steps to Take After An Accident For Motor Trade Businesses

If you run a business in the motor trade then it’s essential that you and your staff know the right steps to follow after an accident. Failing this could cost your business big and even potentially lead to liability claims. Below are the steps to follow after an accident when you work in the motor trade.

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10 Ways to Boost your Used Car Profits

  There are a number of ways that car sellers and traders can boost their used car profits and we've compiled a list of them below. Take a look at these ten ways to boost car profits and make more of your business. Using forecast Tools Take advantage of...

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Motor Trade Insurance FAQ’s

Motor trade insurance is a special type of cover that’s designed for those who work in the motor trade. Typically, those who work in the motor trade will have access to several vehicles and need to be able to drive them to and from their premises.

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