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Driver safety: In the blink of an eye

Nov 29, 2019No Comments

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

A day without a single road death still the...

Oct 28, 2019Comments off

Nearly half of the countries who participated in Project EDWARD recorded no road deaths on 26 September – although the UK was not one of

1,754 road deaths recorded in 2018

Sep 30, 2019Comments off

Final casualty statistics for 2018 are in line with the provisional figures published earlier in the year – showing continued stagnation when it comes to

Drink Drive: Fatalities up 25%

Aug 29, 2019Comments off

A Government report published yesterday (28 August 2019)* shows that the number of people killed in road accidents where the motorist was over the drink

Watchdog urges for better real-time informa...

Jun 19, 2019Comments off

Road users want better information provided on motorways and major ‘A’ roads, particularly during periods of unexpected disruption, says independent road users watchdog Transport Focus.

Lorry drivers warned after repeated bridge ...

Jun 12, 2019Comments off

Network Rail today warned lorry drivers to always know the height of their vehicles after repeated bridge strikes forced a road in Birmingham to close

Careless turning could indicate a £5,000 f...

May 28, 2019Comments off

Drivers could put lives at risk and face a fine of up to £5,000 by failing to correctly indicate when turning near pedestrians. Aside from

Van drivers cause 10 injuries a week from t...

May 21, 2019Comments off

Tailgating is one of the most common causes of van accidents on UK roads, causing 10 injuries a week, according to research by Volkswagen Commercial

The changing face of UK van drivers

May 09, 2019Comments off

From professional knitters to vicars, the UK’s van drivers are fast becoming an eclectic mix of people, as new research released by MoneySuperMarket reveals who are the most accident-prone drivers. While the

Licence Bureau highlights incident reportin...

Apr 03, 2019Comments off

A loophole in road incident reporting measures is significantly downplaying the risks associated with driving for work according to Licence Bureau. The UK’s leading supplier

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