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  Circle K & IONITY partner to bring high speed 350kW EV chargers to Ireland Fuel and convenience retailer Circle K has officially launched its new high-powered electric vehicle charging network in association with IONITY, Europe’s leading high-power charging provider. Read More   EESC warns that without a strong European battery industry, car manufacturers may […]

DVSA response to incorrect media reports

You may have seen recently there’s been incorrect claims in the media that the current driving test pass rate of 45.8% has been caused by a ‘dangerous new manoeuvre’. However as most of you know, this is not correct. Learner drivers make fewer serious and dangerous faults on the ‘pull up on the right’ manoeuvre, […]

Drop-in session: become an enhanced rider scheme trainer – West Yorkshire

Are you interested in becoming an enhanced rider scheme trainer? The motorcycle policy team will be holding a drop-in session in August about becoming an enhanced rider scheme trainer, as well as answering any questions on motorcycle policy. Venue time and details We’ll be holding the session at Wakefield driving test centre on 8 August […]

Drop-in session: become an enhanced rider scheme trainer

Are you interested in becoming an enhanced rider scheme trainer? The motorcycle policy team will be holding a drop-in session in August about becoming an enhanced rider scheme trainer, as well as answering any questions on motorcycle policy. Venue time and details We’ll be holding the session at Blackburn driving test centre on 7 August […]

Road Safety News w/comm 22/7/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports Last week was one of the busiest for several years in terms of road safety news. Here’s a summary of our coverage of the various announcements by the Government. Increasing penalties for failing to wear a seatbelt is one of 74 actions being considered by the DfT in […]

How we’re planning to encourage learner drivers to broaden their practice

We’re launching a campaign to encourage learner drivers to increase the amount of practise they have driving on country roads, driving independently and driving in the dark. Find out why we’re doing it, and how we’ll work with the driver training industry. How we’re planning to encourage learner drivers to broaden their practice This is […]

Road Safety Statement and action plan

Today (19 July 2019) The Department for Transport has published its Road Safety Statement and supporting action plan. The statement sets out a number of steps to help reduce the number of people killed or injured on our roads. It focuses on four main groups; young road users, rural road users, motorcyclists and older vulnerable […]

DVSA reveals the top driving test faults

Today (17 July 2019) we’ve released the top 10 reasons people failed the new driving test in its first year. The data, which covers 4 December 2017 to 3 December 2018, shows that insufficient observation at junctions and not using mirrors effectively when changing direction accounted for 368,047 test failures. Read the full news story […]