The UK Pothole Epidemic
A substantial number of motorists are feeling frustrated to say the least as the UK Pothole Epidemic continues. Data from the 2018 RAC Report on Motoring, shows that 42% of drivers say the condition and maintenance of the UK’s roads is a top concern. This is a sharp rise compared to 33% in 2017. The report from the RAC revealed some shocking, yet unsurprising figures about what’s on motorists’ minds.
The Impact of The UK Pothole Epidemic
Unfortunately, potholes and damage to vehicles is causing widespread frustration, pressure and even anger amongst our population.Motorists, insurers and breakdown companies are all being negatively impacted by this pothole epidemic.
Have you ever been unlucky enough to hit a big pothole whilst driving? If so, you will understand the frustration this causes when your vehicles gets damaged. However, in some cases, motorists are able to claim compensation for this damage if they can prove it was caused by a pothole. Click here for more information about how to claim for pothole damage.