Are you cutting it? Mobile hairdressing

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Are you Cutting it as a Mobile Hairdresser?

Statistics show that mobile hairdressers are thriving despite stiff competition from high street salons.

Whilst, literally, going head to head with well-established salons and the high competition, freelance hairdressing offers a very different type of service with profitability often being attributed to the low overhead requirements of this particular business model.

Hairdressers – this one is for you!

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Hairdressers? This is one for you ….
It probably won’t come as any surprise to hairdressers and beauticians that news out this week has identified Self-Grooming in the car mirror as one of the most common causes of accidents.
We are a nation obsessed with image, which is all very well in the salon but, apparently, it’s causing havoc on the roads.
We have all seen motorists applying make-up or brushing their hair while stuck in traffic, but to do so while the vehicle is moving is clearly a bad idea. According to an article in The Guardian, in the US self-grooming behind the wheel is a big enough problem for the road-safety group Decide to Drive to issue advice on how to avoid it. In the UK, there’s no specific offence of self-grooming while in control of a motorised vehicle, but it is covered by laws against careless driving.

Assisted Parking: How can it effect my insurance?

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Many of us find parking stressful (especially the dreaded parallel park manoeuvre) and city parking can be an obstacle course of hill starts and tight squeezes. But recent advances in car technology mean that a ‘self-parking’ system can take that stress away and literally park the car for you. Censors on the side of the […]

Drug driving, under the influence of counter drugs

Drug Driving

Drug driving under the influence  prescription and over the counter drugs could see you breaking the law! You wouldn’t think to put hay fever medication and alcohol in the same category when it comes to driving under the influence, but actually your over the counter tablets could see you breaking the law in the same […]

Policy And Administration Charges

GoSkippy is a authorised insurance provider that is regulated by The Financial Conduct Authority. Both our policies and terms of business are monitored by the industry authority and we are committed to providing a transparent service to our clients. Administrative fees are charged separately and we keep them to a minimum. Note that these fees are […]