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NASP comment on PCS Examiner member ballot

NASP is aware that a ballot of PCS (Public and Commercial Services Union - one of the main unions for Driving Examiners) members has recently taken place.
Road Safety
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Automated cone laying vehicle spotted on roads in new trial

Motorists have been able to snatch a first glimpse on the roads of a pioneering cone-laying vehicle that will eliminate the need for roadworkers to do the job from the back of a truck.
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Sanitised vehicles and social distancing measures top the list of priorities for rental car customers

Stressfreecarrental.com conducted the survey across their customer base to gauge priorities and acquire important feedback to help shape, reinforce and…

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National driving school collaborates with ‘Driving Fitness’ to help driving instructors stay fit, focused and flexible

The National Driving School have teamed up with Driving Fitness to offer its Driving Instructors access to an online site containing a range of videos and programmes focused on stretching, mobility and nutrition to assist
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Car nostalgia: Six things only 90s kids will remember‏

No air con, roll down windows, and cassette players are just some of the now extinct features of cars that everyone born before the millennium should remember. ‏
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One in three have written off a car

Drivers in East of England (37%) are more likely than any other UK region to have written a car off, followed by Northern Ireland (33%) and the North West (32%).
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Answers to some of your questions from DVSA

Below are some of the recent questions NASP have sent to the DVSA on behalf of members and their answers. They will continue to liaise over the waiting rooms!
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Four reasons behind the UK and European road differences

It’s been revealed that Ford’s The Model T car may be the reason that British and European drivers follow different road rules.
Road Safety
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One glass and over the limit – new study exposes drink drive danger of home measures

Just four per cent of drivers in Scotland and 12 per cent of those living in England, Wales or Northern Ireland know the legal drink drive limit for where they live