Vehicle safety warning amid lock down

Motorists have been warned to ensure their cars and vans stay roadworthy after a lengthy period of non-use

New NASP guidelines around Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Due to the very late notice from the DVSA the NASP are now sending out this latest announcement: The Driving…

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PACTS launches new report: ‘Seat Belts: Time for Action’

Seat Belts: Time for Action uses data obtained from specialist Police Forensic Collision Investigators (PFCIs) by using the Freedom of Information Act.…

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Action plan announced to boost smart motorway safety

Eighteen point package of measures to improve safety and public confidence set out by Transport Secretary Plans will see ‘dynamic…

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Making light work of street lamp repairs on Highways England network

If successful, a trial of a new cable network monitor which can be installed in each supply point and flag…

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Could e-scooters improve road safety in urban areas?

Published by the International Transport Forum (ITF), the report examines the safety aspects associated with the increasing use of e-scooters and other…

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‘Killer’ child car seats on sale from as little as £3.99

In February 2019, an investigation by consumer group Which? found that multiple online stores, including Amazon, were selling child car seats which…

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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.…

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Striking animal head imagery is used to challenge behaviours

Funded by Warwickshire Police and Crime Commissioner Philip Seccombe, the campaign builds upon the first phase of the outdoor campaign…