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‘Raw and honest’ video highlights importance of equestrian road safety

https://youtu.be/PVMir7abH1A Set up in March 2016, the Dead Slow campaign aims to educate drivers on how to pass horses safely on the…

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Collaboration to increase skills of Uber drivers

The videos, produced by AA DriveTech, will form part of the training package for new Uber drivers – as well as…

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Road safety must ‘return to the top of the political agenda’: IAM Roadsmart

Published on 6 November, the seven-point manifesto aims to ensure road safety and saving lives ‘returns to the top of the political…

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Study questions impact of 20mph schemes on public health

The study, carried out by 12 public health academics from leading UK universities, set out to investigate the effect of…

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Texting drivers ‘brought to a dead halt’

The ‘Dying to send a reply? Stay alive, don’t text and drive’ campaign was devised by Mayo County Council, in…

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Government to ‘tighten up’ mobile phone laws

At present, the law prevents drivers from using a hand-held mobile phone to call or text. However, people caught filming…

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Young Driver Focus 2020

This one-day conference is unique by being focused on cutting young driver casualties by specifically addressing key road safety issues…

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Number of breath tests at record low in 2018

According to the annual Police Powers and Procedures Report, 320,988 breath tests were carried out in England and Wales last year…

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‘Significant hardcore’ continue to use mobile phones – RAC

Th2 2019 RAC Report on Motoring, published on 14 October, found the use of mobile phones to be the top…