driver safety

Driver distraction on the rise since 2018

Mar 12, 2019Comments off

More than eight in 10 UK motorists (84%) admit that they get distracted behind the wheel, rising from 76% in 2018, according to a new

Drivers ignoring smart motorway ‘red X’...

Mar 11, 2019Comments off

More than a fifth of motorists are ‘putting lives at risk’ by ignoring ‘red X’ signs on smart motorways, a survey suggests. First introduced in

Ambulance service uses Crystal Ball smartca...

Mar 11, 2019Comments off

A major supplier of ambulance and courier services to the NHS has undertaken a ground-breaking scheme to enhance its drivers’ skills and improve the safety

Is telematics the answer to the speeding ep...

Mar 07, 2019Comments off

Figures published by the RAC foundation have found that since the introduction of driver retraining courses in 2010, nine million of the 10 million people who

Morrison Utility Services trials exoskeleto...

Mar 04, 2019Comments off

Morrison Utility Services, the UK’s largest dedicated utility service provider and part of M Group Services, is running an extensive programme of field trials of

‘Don’t be a Space Invader’ – stay s...

Feb 11, 2019Comments off

Stay safe, stay back – that is the message from professional racing driver and Hollywood stunt expert Ben Collins as he joins Highways England to

Government survey tracks mobile phone and s...

Feb 11, 2019Comments off

The percentage of drivers using a mobile phone behind the wheel – and those not wearing a seat belt – both appear to have fallen

“Parking Crisis” having a detri...

Feb 11, 2019Comments off

Roads that aren’t fit for purpose and poorly maintained, alongside sparsely available parking facilities and regular parking fines are having a detrimental impact on the

Harnessing the power of technology to help ...

Jan 31, 2019Comments off

Weather experts are predicting that this February is set to be one of the coldest on record, with temperatures set to plummet over the next

Driving on snowy and untreated roads

Jan 30, 2019Comments off

IAM RoadSmart brings you expert advice on driving in snow from its head of driving and riding standards, Richard Gladman. The best advice is to

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