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Is your car too dangerous for the road? UK hotspots for unroadworthy cars revealed

Motorists driving vehicles with defective brakes, balding tyres and dodgy steering mechanisms are among those who’ve been prosecuted since 2016,…

Legislation & Regulation
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Clean air campaign: Earn money by informing on idling cars

It has recently been reported that Bright Blue, a right wing think tank, wants to introduce a scheme by which…

Road Safety
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RSOs asked to support SEN road safety research project

According to the Department for Education, around 14% of children in the UK have SEN – with parents identifying their…

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Being taken for a ride?

Learners report 961 illegal driving instructors over the past five years The conviction rate is extremely low for unlicensed driving…

Road Safety
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M1 safety week reduces collisions by a third

200 dangerous drivers stopped by police Hundreds given safety tips at motorway services The number of incidents during the Highways…

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Highways England teams weigh in with one tonne donation for food banks

Almost 1000kg of items was collected by the teams taking care of motorways and main A roads across the East…

Road Safety
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New partnership sees health and safety knowledge centre opened to RoSPA members

The partnership means that RoSPA membership has now evolved to include the RoSPA Online Health and Safety Knowledge Centre, provided…

Road Safety
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Hands-free and hand-held phone debate misses the point

By Shaun Helman This morning’s Transport Committee report on driving and mobile phones is to be welcomed, for focusing our…

Legislation & Regulation
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Could texting from the passenger seat cost you £200 and 6 points?

Motorists who are supervising learner drivers could find themselves lumbered with fines of £200 and six penalty points if caught…