GEM Motoring Assist | Driving resources
GEM Motoring Assist produces a range of road safety leaflets available free of charge to road safety officers and members of the public alike.
All of the following resources are available to download via the GEM website.
Guide to Driver’s Eyesight
Did you know that you can lose 40% of your vision without noticing? This handy guide gives you the facts about driving, eyesight and the law.
Motorists’ Breakdown and Emergency Guide
We all know that prevention is better than cure and this leaflet tells you how to keep your vehicle on the road in top condition.
However, it may not always be possible to avoid a breakdown or collision on the road so this leaflet tells you what you need to do if you breakdown or find yourself in an emergency situation.
Medicine, Drugs and Driving: The Facts
Whether you are taking medicines prescribed by your doctor or using a remedy bought over the counter at a pharmacy you should check to make sure that they will not affect your ability to drive.
This leaflet provides more information on this important issue
Guide to Driving and Mobile Phones
Since mobile phones were introduced into the UK during the 1980s they have driven a revolution in how we communicate.
Today your mobile will let you talk, text, browse the internet, watch videos and so on… which is all great, but try doing it behind the wheel and you are four times more likely to have a crash.
Personal Safety on the Road
We want you to feel safe and secure on all the journeys you make. Taking a few moments to read and use the common sense advice in this leaflet will hopefully ensure you are never in a situation that is uncomfortable or dangerous.
Winter Driving Tips and Advice
Driving in winter weather conditions can be tricky. Our Winter Driving Tips and Advice leaflet gives you information about preparing for journeys in winter weather and tells you what to do if you find yourself in difficulty.
Horse Rider Safety
Produced with the British Horse Society to help both horse riders and drivers share the road to stay safe.
Road Sign Tests
Two fun tests are designed to test your knowledge of the Highway Code and some of the more obscure road signs it contains.
Reaction Timer Card
A fun way to test your reactions.