road safety Tag Archive

News

Gear up for Road Safety Week!

Road safety charity, Brake, work hard to remind people of the importance of staying safe on the roads. But next week, they’re asking all...

17th November 2014

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The government put a hold on driving test changes

You might have heard that the government were thinking of making driving tests tougher for young and new drivers, but today it’s been...

21st May 2014

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13% of motorists illegally use their phones while driving

One in eight Brits have used their phone behind the wheel in the past 12 months, despite the fact it’s been illegal to use a hand-held...

23rd April 2014

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Should we be driving until we’re 80?

There’s been a lot of debate over how old is too old when it comes to driving, but new plans could see UK drivers staying behind the...

3rd March 2014

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The IAM claim young drivers need extra tuition

Leading road safety charity, The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM), have claimed that young drivers need extra tuition in order to...

7th January 2014

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Advice

Drink driving: the morning after

Christmas is a time for celebrating with friends and family, and that often means having a drink or two. At this time of year, however,...

20th December 2013

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News

New driver reforms are postponed by ministers

Transport ministers have put a halt to new driver reforms amidst concerns over disruption to youth employment. Transport ministers had put...

18th December 2013

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Advice

Do ‘naked streets’ improve road safety?

You would be mistaken for thinking that taking away traffic lights would cause chaos and disruption on our roads. The residents of...

3rd December 2013

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News

50,000 new drivers lose licence within 2 years

Since 1995, any new driver who receives six or more penalty points within the first two years after passing their test, automatically has...

2nd December 2013

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Christmas drink drive campaigns

Each year, road safety organisations create new campaigns to keep drink drivers off the road. The festive season is a time to relax and...

25th November 2013

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