Driver Distraction

Lytx supercharges its video telematics to h...

Jun 11, 2020No Comments

Lytx® is unveiling a next-generation technology designed to address distracted driving: enhanced machine vision and artificial intelligence-powered risk detection. Each day in the UK, a third of all

Dog

Over half of motorists drive more carefully...

Apr 30, 2020Comments off

Travelling with a pet dog in the car helps motorists to drive more cautiously and reduces stress behind the wheel, according to research by SEAT

IAM RoadSmart

Research highlights ‘serious concerns...

Mar 23, 2020Comments off

A new simulator study has found that in-car infotainment systems can impair driving performance to potentially dangerous levels. The study, commissioned by IAM RoadSmart and undertaken by

Driver safety

Driver safety: In the blink of an eye

Nov 29, 2019Comments off

Research from this year’s Road Safety Week (18-24 November) has revealed that nearly a third of drivers claim to have experienced a collision or near

Bad driving is still the biggest cause of U...

Nov 12, 2019Comments off

Bad driving is the number one reason for road accidents in the UK, according to research led by telematics supplier Masternaut. The report analysed 192,503,863

Government acts to close mobile phone looph...

Nov 01, 2019Comments off

The Government has confirmed it will close a legal loophole which has allowed drivers to escape prosecution for hand-held mobile phone use while behind the

What music makes you a worse driver

Sep 19, 2019Comments off

Listening to rock music behind the wheel could make you a worse driver, new research has revealed. Scientists at South China University of Technology have

Six tips to banish driver distractions

Sep 16, 2019Comments off

Recognising the danger of distractions and knowing how to keep them to a minimum is a vital part of driving safely. That’s why GEM Motoring

How hanging an air freshener or fluffy dice...

Aug 15, 2019Comments off

An air freshener hanging from your rear-view mirror could be enough to land you with a £1,000 fine and 3 points on your licence, police

Could mobile phones be banned in the car?

Aug 13, 2019Comments off

Following this morning’s Commons Transport Select Committee’s report, MPs will consider the total ban on drivers using their phones whether they are hand-held or hands-free.

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