Road Safety

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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College students educate peers on drug-driving

As part of an initiative by the Merseyside Road Safety Partnership (MRSP), students from Sefton, Knowsley, St Helens and Liverpool were…

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Check your vehicle!

Putting off your MOT to save money in January might be tempting, but alongside carrying out the road safety checks,…

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Storm Brendan: GEM warns drivers of hazardous weather conditions on the roads

The conditions follow in the wake of Storm Brendan, which has already hit the west coast of Ireland with gusts…

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Over 7,000 motorists a year stripped of their driving licence because they can’t see

More than 134 motorists have their driving licence revoked every week by the DVLA because they can’t meet minimum eyesight requirements
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What to do when traffic lights fail

British drivers have been advised on what to do when traffic lights get stuck on red or break completely.