Road Safety News
Government funding a ‘boost for cycle safety’
Cyclists in eight cities across England will benefit from a £7m Government investment in projects designed to create more cycle-friendly areas.22:55 | 16 Feb | Comments (0)
More than 1,000 driving bans were issued last year to young people not legally old enough to be behind the wheel, according to figures obtained by BBC News.14:08 | 15 Feb | Comments (5)
Research suggests that more than a third of Scotland’s drivers ‘rush through town’ if they’re late for work, with nearly one in five admitting to speeding.13:43 | 14 Feb | Comments (4)
The introduction of 20mph speed limits across Bristol has resulted in a 2.7mph fall in average traffic speeds – a ‘larger reduction than seen in previous evaluations in other cities’.09:12 | 14 Feb | Comments (5)
Drivers in Northern Ireland are being warned that there is no hiding place for those caught using a mobile phone at the wheel.09:26 | 15 Feb | Comments (0)
Public respond positively to ‘Extra Eyes’ campaign
Government considering changes to new driver licensing
Safer routes key to getting more children walking to school – Living Streets
Drink drive deaths rise in 2016
New penalties for ‘tired’ commercial drivers to arrive in March
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