speed limits

Road Safety

Talking speed

A common sense approach to speed limits is vital, says leading national breakdown provider Start Rescue as Road Safety Week…

Road Safety

Within the limit can be over the limit

Driving below the signed speed limit can still be too fast. That is the conclusion of a judge in summing…

Road Safety

20 saves lives

New research confirms that 20mph limits work. Their success is dramatically increased when  backed by physical measures and enforcement. These …

Legislation & Regulation

Stealth speed limit changes

New rule change on speeding motorists sees big results. The unknown rule change has been labelled a ‘stealth’ move by…

Road Safety

Raising motorway speed limits

The prospect of derestricted motorways in the UK is raised by the new PM. Lizz Truss, during her final election…

Road Safety

Nation of Code breakers

Since the UK Highway Code changed on 29 January 2022, a new study of 2,000 UK drivers by Vertu Motors…

Road Safety

20 mph limits “ridiculous” states Rees-Mogg

  Brexit opportunities and government efficiency minister, Jacob Rees-Mogg, has branded 20 mph speed limits “ridiculous”.  He believes that they…

Road Safety

Lower speed limits in wet weather

Seven-in-10 drivers would like lower motorway speed limits in wet weather. Crash statistics from the Department for Transport (DfT) show that…

Road Safety

Default 20mph limits an ‘essential building block’

The 11 charities* – including Brake, 20’s Plenty for Us, Sustrans and British Cycling – say 20mph limits have been…

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