Drug Driving

alcohol interlocks

Use alcohol interlocks to cut drink driving

Mar 26, 2021Comments off

The UK Government should introduce alcohol interlocks (“alcolocks” as soon as possible for drivers convicted of drink driving. This would reduce the high level of

drug driving

GEM expresses concern over Britain’s drug...

Mar 02, 2021Comments off

Road safety and breakdown organisation GEM Motoring Assist is raising concerns about drug driving across the UK. In particular, GEM is worried about inconsistencies in

drink & drug drive

Police forces crackdown on festive drink &#...

Jan 18, 2021Comments off

Police forces across the UK have started publishing the results of festive campaigns which targeted those who drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

drink and drug drivers

Police step up drink and drug drive enforce...

Dec 07, 2020Comments off

Police chiefs have warned that anyone getting behind the wheel ‘after a festive drink or two’ faces the prospect of ending up behind bars this

Drug driving

Drug driving charges surge 125%

Oct 01, 2020Comments off

The number of drug driving charges has risen by 125% to record levels in the last year. The significant rise in the number of charges

Drink or drug driving

Drink or drug driving results in Scotland d...

Jul 27, 2020Comments off

Police Scotland has credited intelligence led tactics after one in 28 drivers stopped during its summer campaign were found to be breaking drink or drug

drug drive

Stakeholders shocked by surge in drug drive...

Jul 20, 2020Comments off

A leading supplier of drug driver testing equipment says the latest drug drive stats make for ‘shocking’ reading. The stats – supplied by D.tec International, which

drink & drug

Disappointing festive drink & drug fig...

Jan 20, 2020Comments off

Approximately one in 15 drivers stopped by Police Scotland over the festive period tested positive for alcohol or drugs. The force’s festive drink and drug

Scotland: new ‘robust powers’ to tackle...

Oct 21, 2019Comments off

Tougher laws on drug driving, and a new roadside testing regime, are set to come into effect in Scotland – bringing the nation in line

Motoring Fines

Motoring fines for company car drivers cont...

Aug 02, 2019Comments off

UK businesses faced an increase in motoring fines during the first half of 2019 as the proportion of company car and van drivers incurring penalties