Young Driver

THINK!

THINK! delivers passionate team talk to you...

Jun 28, 2021Comments off

THINK! has teamed up with Radio One DJ Chris Stark and the County Football Association to deliver a passionate team talk to young drivers. The

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

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

Truck Drivers

Young people won’t drive trucks even ...

Feb 09, 2021Comments off

The UK is facing a shortage of 76,000 thousand drivers, despite the wages being higher than the UK average and jobs being waiting. Mark Hall

young drivers

‘Be the mate who won’t speed’...

Feb 01, 2021Comments off

A new THINK! campaign urges young drivers on essential journeys to ‘be the mate who won’t speed’ to keep themselves and others safe on the

GDL: ‘the only evidenced approach to sign...

Nov 09, 2020Comments off

A highly respected road safety academic has strongly criticised the ongoing Transport Committee young driver inquiry, describing it as ‘not an impartial review’. Dr Neale

GDL

Government not taking forward work on GDL

Oct 26, 2020Comments off

The Government has once again distanced itself from the introduction of graduated driver licencing. GDL is a scheme which places restrictions on new drivers, such

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

MPs hear argument for introduction of GDL

Sep 07, 2020Comments off

Graduated driver licencing (GDL) was among the key issues debated during the first session of the Transport Committee’s re-launched inquiry into young driver safety. GDL

Marmalade

Marmalade makes plea for more driving instr...

Aug 17, 2020Comments off

A provider of young driver insurance has warned the UK could face a shortage of driving instructors in the next few years. Marmalade says while