Road Safety

Road Safety
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Danger areas for learners

Colchester is the most dangerous region in the U.K. for learner drivers according to new data from Bill Plant Driving…

Other
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Highway Code update

Major changes to the Highway Code take effect from Saturday (January 29). The new rules are ‘aimed at improving road…

Legislation & Regulation
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Drivers’ blind to their legal responsibility

New research reveals that 65% of drivers don’t know the legal eyesight requirement set by the DVLA. The figure comes…

Road Safety
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Injured e-scooter rider landmark case

A man who was injured after a bus knocked him off an e-scooter he was riding illegally is seeking an insurance…

Government Investment
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Where have all the traffic cops gone?

Drivers want to see more police on the roads. The reduction in dedicated traffic police on the road is creating…

Cars
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No more puncture panics

A bane of the modern driving instructor when purchasing a new car is the lack of a spare wheel. Too…

Legislation & Regulation
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Don’t penalise older drivers

Older drivers should be spared prosecution for driving faults. A government funded report recommends such reprieves for running red lights,…

Cars
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Hands free failure

New rules on the use of mobile phones while driving, do not go far enough. They are being labelled a…

Road Safety
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Dangerous cocktail

The majority of motorists are unaware of the amount of alcohol that will tip them over the limit. Meanwhile, half…