Road Safety

A general view of cyclists in central London.

THINK! launches ‘Travel Like You Know The...

Jul 12, 2022Comments off

The THINK! team has launched the next phase of its campaign to promote the recent changes to the Highway Code, looking to foster mutual respect

Van Driver

Three new cards and an update for award-win...

Jul 12, 2022Comments off

The Van Driver Toolkit – launched by National Highways’ Driving for Better Business campaign just one year ago – has reached some 800,000 van drivers

FORS introduces new policies for drink ...

Jul 11, 2022Comments off

Companies signed up to the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) must now have policies in place to ensure their drivers are not impaired through drink

General Safety Regulation

Brexit ideology “becoming the new killer ...

Jul 11, 2022Comments off

A prominent figure in the road safety sector has criticised the Government for prioritising “Brexit divergence” over the lives of British road users. On 6

Busy Motorway

Mandatory speed limiters added to new cars ...

Jul 11, 2022Comments off

From the 6th July, speed limiters are to be added to new vehicles made in Europe, as part of new continent-wide plans to reduce road

Direct Vision Standard

New data shows improvements in lorry safety...

Jul 01, 2022Comments off

One year on from the introduction of the Direct Vision Standard (DVS), new data from Transport for London (TfL) shows serious injuries are down by

Motorway Traffic

Government launches Road Safety Investigati...

Jun 30, 2022Comments off

The Government has confirmed that a new independent body will be set up to investigate collisions on the country’s roads and provide insight into what

Multiple car crash

Killer drivers set for tougher sentences

Jun 27, 2022Comments off

Drivers who kill could face life sentences under new legislation coming into effect on Tuesday (28 June). The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Act will

Tailgating at speed

Tailgating ranked as the biggest cause of d...

Jun 22, 2022Comments off

Being followed too closely by other drivers is the behaviour that distracts motorists most on Britain’s roads, latest research reveals. A survey commissioned by the

Tailgating highlighted as biggest distracti...

Jun 15, 2022Comments off

Being followed too closely by other drivers is the behaviour that distracts motorists most on Britain’s roads, latest research reveals. A survey commissioned by the