Novice Drivers

learner drivers

Campaign for harsher penalties on those who...

Nov 28, 2022Comments off

Driving instructors from up and down the UK are backing a nationwide campaign which aims to impose harsher penalties on road users who abuse learner

Potential for chaos if novice drivers allow...

Nov 25, 2022Comments off

Government plans that could see novice drivers being allowed to automatically drive lorries have been condemned by the UK’s leading independent road safety charity, IAM

Policeman checking documents

Provisional licence holders caught without ...

Feb 14, 2022Comments off

The number of provisional driving licence holders caught behind the wheel without insurance jumped by 16% to 14,618 in 2020 compared to two years earlier

Teenage driving

Teenage driving risk of death underestimate...

Jun 07, 2021Comments off

Eight in ten drivers (86%) underestimate the risk driving poses to teenagers, with just one in six (14%) saying they believe it is the greatest

fleet managers

UK fleet managers claim poor driving negati...

Jun 03, 2021Comments off

Three-quarters (73 per cent) of UK fleet managers claim poor driving behaviour negatively impacts their business, a new report from Webfleet Solutions has found. The

young drivers

Rural roads ‘pose a specific and signific...

May 24, 2021Comments off

Research from the AA Charitable Trust shows 71% of fatal car crashes involving young drivers take place on rural roads. The research, funded by the

young drivers

Nearly one-in-five young drivers admit to v...

Oct 12, 2020Comments off

The RAC has warned the rising popularity of the likes of FaceTime, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and Snapchat for video calls is posing a ‘new and

GDL

GDL ‘could prevent up to 400 KSIs each ye...

Aug 10, 2020Comments off

Graduated driver licencing (GDL) will again be discussed by MPs next month, as part of an inquiry into young and novice driver safety. GDL is

driver training

Fleet Source brings learning to life for dr...

Jan 27, 2020Comments off

Leading driver training provider, Fleet Source, is set to become the largest independent Virtual Reality (VR) driver training provider in the UK, with a major

Nearly 12,000 new drivers have licences rev...

Sep 16, 2019Comments off

Dozens of new drivers had their licence revoked on a daily basis in 2018, after reaching six penalty points. Figures obtained by Brake – via a