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Are the latest vehicle infotainment systems reducing road safety more than cannabis or alcohol?

– New study finds in-vehicle infotainment systems are impacting significantly on driving performance – Stopping distances, lane control and response…

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Government to consult on use of e-scooters

Announced on 16 March, transport minister Grant Shapps says emerging technologies are ‘ripping up the rulebook and changing the way…

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PACTS launches new report: ‘Seat Belts: Time for Action’

Seat Belts: Time for Action uses data obtained from specialist Police Forensic Collision Investigators (PFCIs) by using the Freedom of Information Act.…

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Important update – The ADINJC & Intelligent Instructor Conference & Expo – South has been postponed until 19th July 2020

However, as the news has been progressing, we have listened to the concerns from all parties, around running the show…

Health
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Guidance for Driving Instructors – COVID-19

The DVSA has released the below guidance in order to help driving instructors in regards to the COVID-19 virus, in…

Road Safety
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Action plan announced to boost smart motorway safety

Eighteen point package of measures to improve safety and public confidence set out by Transport Secretary Plans will see ‘dynamic…

Government Investment
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Update on plug-in vehicle grants following the new budget

The Government will provide £403 million for the plug-in car grant (PICG), extending it to 2022-23 Recognising that the market…

Government Investment
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Transport Committee to focus on young drivers

Following the first meeting of the Transport Select Committee, the Chair, Huw Merriman MP, outlined the priorities for the Committee’s…

Health
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More GPs should prescribe walking, report says

Published by the charity Living Streets, the report says more GPs should prescribe walking to improve mental health and long-term…