Roads

Road Safety
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A new computer system could revolutionise road safety

More than 1.35 million people die each year in traffic accidents, with between 20 and 50 million suffering non-fatal injuries.…

Other
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The most hazardous day on the road for drivers

The warning comes following new analysis by Privilege Car Insurance, which has found that across the UK, drivers have had…

Government Investment
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National pothole day aims to fill in the gaps in UK road surface maintenance

New technologies such as vehicle automation and smart infrastructure have huge potential to improve safety and reduce fuel consumption, but…

Legislation & Regulation
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Roadside litter: Law change could see car owners fined

A law could be changed to punish people who throw litter out of car windows, putting highway workers' lives at risk.
Road Safety
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Lorry driver jailed for killing cyclist hidden by cluttered dashboard

A lorry driver who killed a doctor in a fatal collision has been jailed for 21 months after he failed to see the cyclist from behind his cluttered dashboard
Other
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Motorists urged to check vehicles as Highways England unveils favourite driving routes

In a fun online poll, most people stated the rugged scenery and rolling hills of Cumbria and smoother journeys on…

Road Safety
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Do you know what these common road markings REALLY mean?

Experts at leading car supplier LeaseCar.uk  believe many drivers fail to keep up their knowledge of road markings and many…

Legislation & Regulation
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Petition calls for ‘immediate halt’ to shared space

A charity which campaigns on behalf of blind and visually impaired people is urging the Government to introduce legislation to prevent ‘further discrimination’ against disabled people through the use of shared space road design
Road Safety
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The UK’s most dangerous junctions for pedestrians revealed

Almost 24,000 people were hit by cars while trying to cross the road in 2017, with 470 fatally wounded – police figures show
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