A lifelike interactive sculpture has been created in Australia to demonstrate how susceptible the human body is to the forces involved in a road collision.
A community special school from Haringey and two long-serving road safety officers were recipients of awards presented at the 2016 London Road Safety Council (LRSC) AGM on 22 July.
British Cycling has called on the Government to open up countryside paths to cyclists in England and Wales in a bid to encourage more people to travel by two wheels.
More than three quarters of UK drivers want the motor industry to be more proactive when it comes to highlighting vehicle safety features - but few currently prioritise safety in the buying process.
One of the Fringe sessions at the 2016 National Road Safety Conference will comprise five varied presentations all based around speed management.
Eight of the UK’s top 10 best-selling cars now offer five-star crash protection alongside some availability of Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) technology, according to a new guide produced by Thatcham Research.
The Alliance of British Drivers (ABD) has launched what it is describing as a ‘campaign against the misuse of speed awareness courses’, but its claims have been strongly refuted by NDORS and Road Safety GB.
As reported earlier this week, Andrew Jones has been re-appointed as a parliamentary under secretary of state for transport by Theresa May following her appointment as prime minister – with a wider portfolio that still includes road safety.
A roundup of all the other latest road safety related news.
- DVLA reports £93m loss in revenue following abolition of paper tax disc (3)
- Know your limits before driving abroad: GEM Motoring Assist (4)
- Free graphic available to RSGB members in response to ‘Pokemon Go’ craze (4)
- ETSC to host road safety summer school (0)
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This new video, aimed at helping older drivers to stay safe for longer, has been produced by GEM Motoring Assist.