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8th October, 2013

Many thanks for your excellent service - the parcel arrived very quickly (despite my initial postcode error). I've used Consumabulbs in the past, and will definitely be using them again in the future Thanks again. J.L. Bristol


1st August, 2013

First class, delivered within 24 hours. Excellent work still waiting for delivery of goods ordered at same time from other companies! M.M. Glasgow


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Fantastic service. Royal Mail came up to the mark and my carefully packaged goods were delivered next day. Keen prices and great delivery - what more can you ask? As the famous saying goes: "I'll be back" Thanks. I.N. Wiltshire

European Travel Car Kit

CAR EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS FOR DRIVING IN EUROPE AND FRANCE -
WHAT DO YOU NEED

Most of us are familiar with legal requirements for driving in the UK, however when travelling abroad there are legal requirements regarding certain items that must be carried within the vehicle. The requirements vary country to country, however below is a list of requirements that you should fully consider before setting off on your journey.

NEW LAW - From 1st July 2012 the French government has passed a law that requires all visitors driving through France to carry a breathalyser.

Alcohol Breathalyser

Please note that instead of purchasing individual items you can visit Consumabulb's webpage for ordering 
car travel kits for Europe and France

Reflective Jacket from Consumabulbs.com

GB Magnetic Stickers

First Aid Kit

Headlight / Headlamp Converters

Fire Extinguisher from Consumabulbs.com

Spare Bulb Kit

Warning Triangle

High Visibility
Vests

GB Stickers

First Aid Kits

Headlamp
Converters

Fire
Extinguisher

Spare Bulb
Kits

Warning
Triangles

When driving in France and Spain, drivers are required to carry :-

  • Spare Bulbs
  • GB sticker or GB Euroflag Number Plate
  • High Visibility Jacket (1 for each person travelling in the car in Spain and in France two are recommended)
  • Headlamp Converters
  • Warning Triangle (2 for Spain)

In addition it is recommended that you consider carrying a First Aid Kit and a Fire Extinguisher.

Click to view and order our pre-packed Car Travel Kits For France and Spain

 

When driving in Belgium and Italy, drivers are required to carry :-

  • GB sticker or GB Euroflag Number Plate
  • High Visibility Jacket
  • Headlamp Converters
  • Warning Triangle

In addition it is recommended that you consider carrying Spare Bulbs,a First Aid Kit and a Fire Extinguisher.

Click to visit our webpage for pre-packed car kits for Belgium and Italy

 

When driving in Austria, drivers are required to carry :-

  • GB sticker or GB Euroflag Number Plate
  • High Visibility Jacket
  • Headlamp Converters
  • Warning Triangle
  • First Aid Kit

In addition it is recommended that you consider carrying Spare Bulbs, and a Fire Extinguisher.

Click to visit our webpage for ready made Travel Kits For Austria and Europe

 

When driving in Switzerland, drivers are required to carry :-

  • GB sticker or GB Euroflag Number Plate
  • Headlamp Converters
  • Warning Triangle

In addition it is recommended that you consider carrying Spare Bulbs, High Visibility Jackets, a First Aid Kit and a Fire Extinguisher.

Click here to visit our page for pre-packed Car Kits For Switzerland

 

When driving in Germany and the Netherlands, drivers are required to carry :-

  • GB sticker or GB Euroflag Number Plate
  • Headlamp Converters

In addition it is recommended that you consider carrying Spare Bulbs, High Visibility Jackets, a First Aid Kit and a Fire Extinguisher.

Click to visit our webpage for ready made Car Travel Kits for Germany and Holland

 

When driving in Poland, drivers are required to carry :-

  • GB sticker or GB Euroflag Number Plate
  • Headlamp Converters
  • Warning Triangle

In addition it is recommended that you consider carrying Spare Bulbs, High Visibility Jackets, a First Aid Kit and a Fire Extinguisher.

There are of course many other useful items you may wish to consider for your safety, comfort and convenience. Here is list to help you on your way.

* Items stocked by Consumabulbs

British motorists are not legally obliged to carry such products when in the UK but it may be worth considering their safety benefits and potential power to help with car insurance claims.

According to statistics compiled by Icu-ucme.com, which sells high-visibility vests, someone wearing a fluorescent jacket is likely to be seen by a motorist three seconds sooner in the dark than someone who is not. At 30mph, this is a distance of 42 metres

Naturally it is impossible to provide a comprehensive list of every European country, however this information is provided in good faith and we hope of use to you.

Consumabulbs are delighted to offer the following Safety items to our customers:

Click to visit the Car Bulb Travel Kits page.

Click to visit the Headlamp Adapters page.

Click to visit the Reflective Waistcoats page.

Click to visit the Warning Triangles page.

Click to visit the First Aid Kit page.

Click to visit the Fire Extinguishers page.

Click to visit the Magnetic GB Stickers page.

Click to visit the AA Travel Products page.

Click to visit the European Travel Kits page.

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Please note that the information on these pages is intended as a guide and should be treated accordingly. While we endeavor to keep the above information as accurate as possible consumabulbs.com cannot be held in any way responsible for the consequences resulting from any inaccuracies stated above.

 





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