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    • wolfehouse
    • By wolfehouse 3rd Jul 08, 7:43 AM
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    • #2
    • 3rd Jul 08, 7:43 AM
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    • 3rd Jul 08, 7:43 AM
    motability cars come with insurance for named drivers and i have never heard a mention of an age limit
    http://www.motability.co.uk/main.cfm?Type=AIE
    if you get higher rate dla and intend to get one of their cars, they also have a grant scheme for driving lessons for disabled 16?-25 year olds but you'd have to ring the grants department to ask.
  • maclean2
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    • 3rd Jul 08, 8:48 AM
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    • 3rd Jul 08, 8:48 AM
    Hi - one of the leading brokers for disabled drivers and adapted vehicles is

    www.fishadministration.co.uk

    01772 733773

    If they cannot help let me know as as somewhere I have the names of 2 other firms.

    HTH
    Last edited by maclean2; 03-07-2008 at 8:51 AM.
    • FlameCloud
    • By FlameCloud 3rd Jul 08, 8:56 AM
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    • 3rd Jul 08, 8:56 AM
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    • 3rd Jul 08, 8:56 AM
    Is there a company that will do car insurance for a 16 year old in the UK? Higher rate mobility on DLA enables 16 year olds to learn to drive at 16, but I can't find a company that offeres insurance for me at 16.

    Thanks
    Originally posted by Beccax_
    For something like this- a non standard risk you'll probably have to go through a broker to get a range of options.
  • yatbebz27
    • #5
    • 3rd Jul 08, 5:22 PM
    online car insurance
    • #5
    • 3rd Jul 08, 5:22 PM
    maybe you should look up online car insurance and find the lowest rate and the right insurance company for your son...
    • TH1878
    • By TH1878 4th Jul 08, 6:24 PM
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    • 4th Jul 08, 6:24 PM
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    • 4th Jul 08, 6:24 PM
    so basically the non disabled are discriminated against by not being able to learn til their 17
    Originally posted by Oooooooohhhh
    What a stupid comment that is! Have you thought about the issues some disabled people have with getting around; issues that non-disabled people don't have?
  • Beccax_
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    • 7th Jul 08, 1:00 AM
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    • 7th Jul 08, 1:00 AM
    thanks guys
    Last edited by Beccax_; 26-07-2008 at 9:36 PM.
  • punkstoner
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    • 7th Jul 08, 3:15 AM
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    • 7th Jul 08, 3:15 AM
    What a stupid comment that is! Have you thought about the issues some disabled people have with getting around; issues that non-disabled people don't have?
    Originally posted by TH1878
    What a stupd comment.

    Have you possibly thought it is much easier for a disabled person to get around in a city with modern public transport, than it is for an able-bodied person to get around, who lives somewhere quiet, or the countryside.
    • duchy
    • By duchy 7th Jul 08, 7:01 AM
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    • 7th Jul 08, 7:01 AM
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    • 7th Jul 08, 7:01 AM
    Is it troll season already ?
    Just a silly person attention seeking-ignore em
    It's possible you may only be able to get insurance as part of a mobility package and it isn't sold seperately but oneof the disability helplines should be able to help you.
    I Would Rather Climb A Mountain Than Crawl Into A Hole

    Apparently having a "Quirky and Hipster" wedding
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