Road Safety

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/mobile-car.jpg

Survey highlights ‘shocking extent’ of mobile phone problem

The survey, carried out by Brake in partnership with Direct Line, suggests 3% of drivers used a hand-held mobile on…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/SUVS.jpg

A European safety council wants to ban SUVs from built-up areas to reduce deaths

Council’s report says: “Research shows that the risk of severe injury or death for a pedestrian is higher in collisions…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/AutoTalks.jpg

A new computer system could revolutionise road safety

More than 1.35 million people die each year in traffic accidents, with between 20 and 50 million suffering non-fatal injuries.…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/02/rs.jpg

Moving road safety film reveals a police officer’s toughest job

The video, entitled ‘If You Could Change,’ depicts scenarios in which the police deliver life-changing news to the families of…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/THT-Blind-as-a-Bat-with-Annette-Lloyd-and-PCC.jpg

Striking animal head imagery is used to challenge behaviours

Funded by Warwickshire Police and Crime Commissioner Philip Seccombe, the campaign builds upon the first phase of the outdoor campaign…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/dashboard-feet.jpg

This disturbing image shows the dangers of resting your feet on the dashboard

The image shows an unlucky passenger’s pelvis with one hip completely dislocated and another broken. The unnamed victim suffered several…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/motorway-2.jpg

Brake comments as figures reveal 38 people were killed on smart motorways in last five years

A Freedom of Information (FoI) request sent by BBC’s Panorama to Highways England revealed that on one section of the…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/baby.jpg

Over a fifth of parents and grandparents confess to not using car seats for children

While 16% of those who confessed to breaking the law by not properly securing their youngest passengers said they had…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/smart-motorways.jpg

Explained: how the RAC deals with smart motorway breakdowns

As all lanes of most smart motorways are used for traffic, either all or some of the time, the RAC…