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Hyundai learner driver

‘Urgent’ overhaul needed for 80 year old UK driving test

Hyundai learner driverThe UK driving test ‘urgently’ needs reform if it so remain relevant for young people driving on modern roads, says road safety charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM).  Read more

Hyundai learner driver

'Urgent' overhaul needed for 80 year old UK driving test

Hyundai learner driverThe UK driving test ‘urgently’ needs reform if it so remain relevant for young people driving on modern roads, says road safety charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM).  Read more

Police car

New drug-drive laws go live TODAY

Police carA new offence of driving while over the limit of drugs including heroin, cocaine and cannabis has gone live today (Monday 2 March). Read more

Audi A3 Cabriolet at night

The worst car crashes happen between 8pm and 2am

Audi A3 Cabriolet at nightThe average impact speed of car crashes occurring between 8pm and 2am increases by more than half compared to incidents at other times of the day, new research has revealed. Read more

Ferrari 458 Speciale

Ferrari fined $3.5 million by US government agency

Ferrari 458 SpecialeFerrari has been fined $3 5 million by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the US for failing to report complaints, defects and three deaths to regulators. Read more

'Failing to look' biggest cause of crashes

'Failing to look' biggest cause of casualties on UK roads

'Failing to look' biggest cause of crashesFigures released by the Department for Transport (DfT) show that ‘failing to look’ was a factor in to a massive 62,000 casualties on UK roads in 2013. Read more

'Failing to look' biggest cause of crashes

‘Failing to look’ biggest cause of casualties on UK roads

'Failing to look' biggest cause of crashesFigures released by the Department for Transport (DfT) show that ‘failing to look’ was a factor in to a massive 62,000 casualties on UK roads in 2013. Read more

Pothole

Department for Transport slammed for failing to maintain roads

PotholeA top MP has slammed the Department for Transport (DfT) for cutting maintenance budgets – leading to 70% of motorists being unsatisfied with the quality of our roads. Read more

Volvo blind spot warning device

Lane change accidents up 30% in 4 years

Volvo blind spot warning deviceCollisions during lane change manoeuvres have swelled almost 30% in four years and experts are blaming a rise in driver distraction for the increase. Read more

Highways Agency Roadworker Safety Week

Highways Agency Road Worker Safety campaign highlighted

Highways Agency Roadworker Safety WeekConstruction giant Balfour Beatty has given its support to an initiative currently underway by the Highways Agency to protect road workers. Read more