Entries open for the FirstCar Young Driver Road Safety Awards 2020

  The FirstCar Young Driver Road Safety Awards launch today, rewarding excellence in the road safety industry for initiatives specifically targeting the higher-risk, young driver. FirstCar launched these awards in 2015 to reward the unsung heroes in road safety, to recognise the excellent work of road safety professionals in seeking to reduce casualties amongst young […]

Road Safety News w/comm 9/12/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • With the festive season on the horizon, motorists across the UK are being warned to expect extra enforcement of drink and drug driving laws. • New data shows a ‘statistically significant’ rise in the number of people killed or seriously injured on the roads in the 12-months […]

Blues & Twos – The Dynamic Duo! – Tom Harrington LL B F Inst. MTD (October 2019)

 ‘Blues & Twos’ – The Dynamic Duo! Harrington Driver Training Services Abstract in Bullet Points ·        This article deals with the various emergency service lights, sirens & uses ·        How the Blues and Twos were first popularized ·        The origin of the siren (mermaid) – a musical instrument ·        Scottish inventor John Robinson ·        Legislation […]

ADINJC – Coaching – The Next Level Holiday Inn Birmingham, M6Junction 7

Coaching – The Next Level Holiday Inn Birmingham, M6Junction 7 February 18th 2020 ​The workshop will enhance any basic coaching skills you may already have and you can study the art of coaching at a more advanced level for the driver training industry. In turn this will help you stand out from the other ADIs […]

The Driving Instructors Podcast Show 165

Get the latest edition from Dipod; 71 minutes The latest episode from Dipod is now freely available for your listening pleasure! Your response is always welcome at www.dipod.co.uk In this marathon length podcast we tackle Roundabouts, voice concerns over new drivers, the use of electronic devices and listen to the Big Learner Relay Choir! New Driver […]

Annual General Meeting & Association Meeting – ADINJC

The Annual General Meeting of the ADINJC took place on Saturday 30 November at the Village Hotel, Walsall. Please click here for the Minutes of the AGM. Members present agreed a new Constitution.  Please click here for the new Constitution. The AGM was followed by the Association Meeting.  Please click here for the Minutes of […]

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

    Harrington Driver Training Services This issue… ü Gay Byrne RIP ü Hendon Visit ü RSA-Dysfunctional & Inefficient ü IMTD Meeting ü Virtual Reality Cycling Experience ü Smart Motorways Concern ü Alcolocks by 2020 ü On Their Baikal in Siberia ü The Carnage Continues … ü Texting Drivers ‘Brought to a Dead Stop’ ü Children […]

Road Safety News w/comm 2/12/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • Authorities in Scotland have launched their annual festive drink and drug drive campaign – with ‘Gran’ once again featuring prominently, in a bid to positively influence young drivers. • A default 20mph speed limit could soon be introduced in Glasgow, a move which the city council says […]