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Nigel Evans MP wins road safety award

Sep 03, 2018Comments off

Nigel Evans, MP for the Ribble Valley, has today been named as Road Safety Parliamentarian of the Month for August 2018, by Brake, the road

Brake comments on driving threat to teenage...

Jul 24, 2018Comments off

We published, yesterday, research published by the AA charitable trust showing that driving is now seen as a bigger threat to teenagers’ safety than gun

Police Start On Week-Long National Operatio...

Jan 22, 2018Comments off

Commenting on the news, Joshua Harris, Director of Campaigns for Brake, the road safety charity, said: “Phone use behind the wheel is an increasing menace on

Brake On New Driving Test Coming Into Effec...

Dec 11, 2017Comments off

Car driving tests in England, Scotland and Wales are changing from Monday (4 December 2017). The new test will include the requirement to follow directions

Road Collisions Responsible For Trauma

Nov 20, 2017Comments off

One in five (20%) patients admitted to trauma centres were involved in road crashes in 2016 according to new figures obtained by Brake, the road

MEPS’ Calls For Improved Car Safety S...

Oct 13, 2017Comments off

Dacia has teamed up with Oscar® winning studio Aardman for its latest video — Simple is Smart.

Birmingham MP Wins National Road Safety Awa...

Sep 25, 2017Comments off

Richard Burden, MP for Birmingham Northfield, has today been awarded a parliamentarian road safety award by charity Brake and Direct Line.

Proposals For Default 20MPH Limit In Built ...

Sep 14, 2017Comments off

Brake, the road safety charity, has today pledged its support for proposals put forward in Scotland for a default 20mph limit in built up areas.

Brake Comments On ‘Self Driving’...

Aug 25, 2017Comments off

The Government has today announced plans to test small convoys of partially driverless lorries by the end of 2018.

Brake Comments As Learner Motorway Lessons

Aug 14, 2017Comments off

Learner drivers will be able to have lessons on motorways, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has announced. The changes will come into effect from 2018, when