Killed or Seriously Injured (KSI)

Direct Vision Standard

London’s Direct Vision Standard cuts acci...

Aug 05, 2022No Comments

Transport for London’s Direct Vision Standard (DVS) is behind a sharp drop in serious accidents, new figures have revealed. TfL’s stats show serious injuries are

Drink driving offences could now land you a...

Aug 01, 2022No Comments

The Highway Code has been updated following a change in the law that affects the sentences for some driving offences. The updated penalties include causing

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

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

Badly damaged car

Road deaths rise by 7% in 2021

May 26, 2022Comments off

The RAC is urging the Government to consider re-introducing road safety targets, after new figures show a rise in road deaths during 2021. The provisional

Hi Mast

Road victims’ charity backs use of pa...

Feb 15, 2022Comments off

A national road victims’ charity has expressed its support for the use of passive sign posts and lighting columns in the reduction of deaths and

road safety

UK has second worst road safety progress in...

Jun 21, 2021Comments off

The UK came 31st out of 32 European countries in terms of progress in reducing road deaths over the past 10 years, new statistics have

Drink-drive

Drink-drive deaths climb to 10-year high

Feb 15, 2021Comments off

Provisional estimates suggest the number of drink-drive related deaths in Great Britain rose to a 10-year high in 2019. The figures show between 240 and

Road Safety

Complacency in national road safety casualt...

Aug 03, 2020Comments off

The DfT published annual road casualty statistics 2019 for Great Britain this week*, and the overarching trend is no real or dramatic improvement in road

Minister highlights significant fall in KSI...

Jun 29, 2020Comments off

The number of people killed or seriously injured (KSI) in road collisions fell by 70% during lockdown, transport secretary Grant Shapps has revealed. Government figures