In-car checklist

Be prepared; keep the following in your car:

  • Your driving licence (although this shouldn’t be left in the car)
  • A note of your insurer’s details and the policy number (but do not leave these in the car)
  • A charged mobile phone (ideally with a camera for use at the scene of an accident)
  • Breakdown recovery contact details
  • A road atlas
  • Sunglasses
  • A screen cleaner cloth
  • A notebook and pencil
  • A torch
  • A reflective jacket
  • Spare fuses/bulbs
  • A warning triangle
  • A first aid kit