Motorhome Health

Welcome to our motorhome health blog pages.

If you’re planning a trip in your motorhome, campervan or caravan read on to find out some useful tips and advice to keep you safe and to stay healthy whilst on your travels.

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Safety First: A Guide to Lithium-ion Batteries

Lithium-ion batteries are used in many of our day-to-day devices such as mobile phones, tablets, and laptops, and are even used in electrical objects like vapes, E-bikes, and some rechargeable backup solar generators.   Many electrical devices utilise these batteries because they are cost-effective to produce, lightweight, and designed to have a long lifespan. It’s…
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Motorhome Guide: Damp and Condensation Control

Camping out during the colder months is a fun experience. However, the idea of dealing with condensation in your motorhome is the opposite of fun. So, to avoid discomfort, hassle, and possible extra expense, make sure you protect your motorhome in all weathers. Whether you’re camping in rain, wind or shine, colder conditions can lead…
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Over 70s Driving licence guide

Whether you’re holidaying in the UK or heading further afield, if you’re over the age of 70, or approaching the big milestone, you will need to check that you are road legal as additional laws come into effect.  These laws don’t affect other road users, so brushing up on your legal knowledge and making sure…
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Coronavirus – Do I Need Insurance If I SORN My Motorhome Or Campervan?

As the spread of the Coronavirus reaches pandemic proportions, some customers may be considering applying for a Statutory Off Road Notice (SORN) particularly if they have no immediate plans to use their vehicle on the road. Once the registered keeper of the vehicle has made a SORN, whilst there is no longer a legal requirement…
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No Laughing Matter: UK Motorhomers facing new dangers in France

At Comfort Insurance we have spent years providing our readers with advice on how to stay safe on their motorhome holidays. However, it’s an unfortunate fact that no matter how safe you are thieves will always come up with new ways to break into motorhomes, especially when they are parked in secluded areas. Recently, there…
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Travelling in a Motorhome with Small Children

You may think that motorhomes and small children, particularly babies and toddlers, don’t mix well; in fact, the thought of being trapped in a large vehicle with a small child for substantial period of time may sound like a form of torture instead of a holiday. However, this doesn’t have to be the case, as…
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