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MOT service repair sign

Friday, 01 October 2021

Northern Ireland – MOT news update

For our customers in Northern Ireland, please be aware that you may experience a delay when booking your MOT. The Driver & Vehicle Agency (Northern Ireland) has informed us of delays to their MOT booking system.

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Emma back on track after car accident

Friday, 20 August 2021

Smartphone app gets Emma back on track after car accident

Being involved in a car accident, no matter how minor, can be a scary experience. But the Rias team is making the experience less stressful for those unfortunate enough to be affected by coupling impressive new technology with friendly human support.

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Puerto de Alcala, Madrid

Monday, 02 August 2021

Green Cards: The latest news for UK drivers

It was announced recently that drivers of UK-registered vehicles will no longer need a Green Card to evidence they have valid motor insurance when driving in the EU.

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Rias customer Jilly Howard and her patio doors

Friday, 18 June 2021

RIAS comes to the rescue after toddler accidentally smashes patio door

In times of crisis, sometimes the most important thing is a listening ear and a dash of humour. And that’s exactly what Jilly Howard got when she called her insurer RIAS, part of Ageas Insurance, after an accident at her home in Exeter.

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Motorway traffic in Europe

Wednesday, 13 January 2021

Brexit: Can I drive my car in Europe from 1st January 2021?

The UK Government has announced that discussions with the EU to agree the terms of the future relationship between the two have been successful, but there are still some matters that have yet to be decided between the EU and UK.

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Electric bike on countryside road

Monday, 01 June 2020

Rias gets 73-year-old carer back on her bike after lockdown theft

Melanie Doel-Davis’ bike isn’t just a set of wheels that gets her from A to B. It’s a vital lifeline for people in Portsmouth because it’s what 73-year-old Melanie uses to get to her job as a carer in the community.

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