mobile phones

Legislation & Regulation
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/jonas-svidras-Hx2YqZB4Dwc-unsplash-scaled.jpg

Police enforce campaign against phone use behind the wheel

Today marks the beginning of a two-week national police enforcement campaign against illegal mobile phone use. It highlights the risks…

Technology & Innovation
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/vaishnav-chogale-9Eia3u2qsN0-unsplash-scaled.jpg

Motorists’ smartphones may help highways bosses keep roads safe

Motorists with smartphones could help highway chiefs maintain road quality by sending ‘crowdsourced’ data from their mobiles that would allow engineers to assess when carriageway repairs are needed, according to a new study.
Technology & Innovation
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/iphone.jpg

Pass your Theory Test or your money back – Driving Theory Test 4 in 1 app introduces a Pass Guarantee!

Learner drivers who have had their driving lessons halted and tests cancelled since March, can now get a guaranteed pass in their Theory Test thanks to Driving Test Success.
Technology & Innovation
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/SEAT_Arona_ID218422.jpg

Infotainment systems can be more distracting than mobile phones or even some drugs!

Could the latest connectivity technology be putting our safety at risk?
Other
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Mobile-annoyance.jpg

Mobile phone use still drivers’ biggest annoyance despite offences appearing to decrease

Drivers using phones are more annoying than tailgating, failing to indicate or dangerous overtaking Convictions for mobile use down across…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/handfree.jpg

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
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/texting.jpg

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…

Road Safety
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/mobile-driving.jpg

Attention deficit – Millions of drivers causing road collisions when using mobile phones

Nearly 2.7 million drivers had a collision or veered off road when distracted by mobile phone 24% of drivers still…

Legislation & Regulation
https://www.intelligentinstructor.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/phones.jpg

Hands-free mobile phone use while driving is just as dangerous as driving under the influence of alcohol

This week, the Transport Committee held an evidence session to assess if the laws on using a mobile phone while…

  • 1 (current)
  • 2