road safety

Road Safety

TRL Newsbite: TRL call on public to drive slower to protect the NHS

The recent country-wide lockdown has left many of us feeling as if the risks of driving have decreased due to the reduction of vehicles on the road.
Road Safety

Law firm issues warning about the risk of pothole-related injuries on London roads, despite the number of potholes being reported decreasing by over 15,000 in the last year

The biggest decrease was in Lewisham, where the number of reported potholes fell from 4,698 to 1,719, a decrease of 63%
Technology & Innovation

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

Could the latest connectivity technology be putting our safety at risk?
Road Safety

Mandate 20mph speeds in urban areas, say global ministers

The Third Global Ministerial Conference on Road Safety, attended by UK Roads Minister Baroness Vere in Sweden this week, has…

Road Safety

Brake comments as figures reveal 38 people were killed on smart motorways in last five years

A Freedom of Information (FoI) request sent by BBC’s Panorama to Highways England revealed that on one section of the…

Road Safety

Explained: how the RAC deals with smart motorway breakdowns

As all lanes of most smart motorways are used for traffic, either all or some of the time, the RAC…

Road Safety

Scotland prepares new road safety framework

Transport Scotland is gearing up to produce a new Road Safety Framework, with a consultation on the new document expected early this year.
Road Safety

RideFree wins Royal Award in London

Despite persistently high casualty numbers amongst young motorcycle riders it remains difficult to change the behaviour of some riders in this group
Road Safety

The engage driving instructor seminar – Ellesmere Port

An informative day for driving instructors to meet, learn and exchange ideas - packed with talks from leading industry figures