Yesterday (December 21st) could have been the worst day of the year for accidents, according to AA Insurance.
This was twice the number for a normal Monday in winter and the most for a day since February 2nd, when the 24-hour period saw 800 calls.
Staff at the organisation stated: “The phone hasn’t stopped ringing and we’re going absolutely flat-out, claim volumes increasing as the evening sets in as customers come to grief in the arctic conditions.”
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Earlier this week, the same company said that the tally of calls to its office by 11:30 GMT on December 18th was 381, compared with the average of 291 by that time on a typical winter Friday.