Insurance Age

Car-jack warning

British drivers are ignoring the dangers of the increasing tide ofcar-jacking, according to research by windscreen-repair specialistAutoglass.

Insurers have been called upon to put pressure on policyholders to treatthe crime seriously and take some simple steps to ensure they do not leavethemselves open to an assault which could easily result in serious injuryor death.

Government, police and safety bodies have urged drivers to lock themselvesinto their cars to combat one of Britain's fastest-g