Road Safety Ireland – October 2019 Tom Harrington LL B (Hons.) F Inst. MTD

        This issue… v Legal Error v New Code of Conduct for Clampers v E-scooters Face €2.500 Fine for Speeding v “Off-Peak” Road Deaths v Go-Safe to Strike! v The Carnage Continues… v Truck Manufacturer’s Cartel? v E-cars to Use Bus Lanes v Whiplash Patients v Fully Charged Batteries in 10 Minutes […]

Cognition: An Essential Driving Skill – Tom Harrington LL B F Inst. MTD (January 2019)

  Cognition: An Essential Driving Skill Driving a car requires seamless interaction of multiple cognitive abilities, including attention, perceptuomotor skills, memory and decision making. Because these various cognitive functions are processed in partially segregated neural systems, damage to the brain can result in various profiles of impaired and preserved cognitive abilities. When drivers have impairments […]

Merthyr Tydfil test centre: temporary relocation

Car driving tests will be relocated to a temporary site while we carry out maintenance work. The last day of testing at Merthyr Tydfil test centre will be Thursday 30 January 2020.  From Monday 3 February 2020 any tests booked will be carried out from Pentrebach House, near the Premier Inn, in Merthyr Tydfil. Testing will recommence […]