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

Click here to read all news reports • Plans to roll-out smart motorways across the country have been dealt a ‘severe blow’, according to the Sunday Telegraph. (5 reader comments) • The number of people killed as a result of collisions involving police vehicles has reached the highest level for at least a decade. (2 […]

Road Safety News w/comm 2/9/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • Road safety organisations are calling for action following final estimates showing a 9% year-on-year rise in drink-drive related deaths in 2017. • The Government has pledged support for an initiative that allows residents to temporarily close their roads to enable children to play safely outside. • Road […]

Road Safety News w/comm 26/8/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • A new social media campaign has been launched in an effort to resonate with young riders in London – and to help influence their decisions. • A simple pledge to always wear a seat belt while driving has landed Hiba, an 18-year-old from Essex, with a new […]

Road Safety News w/comm 19/8/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • The Government should consider tougher restrictions on driving while using a mobile phone, as well as stricter enforcement of the law, MPs say. • Drivers in Wales are being told to expect to see mobile cameras across a larger section of the country’s road network. • The […]

Road Safety News w/comm 5/8/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • A group of volunteers in Essex will become the first in the country to be given enforcement powers, under a new initiative. (3 reader comments) • A coalition of active travel charities is calling on the Government to introduce a default 20mph speed limit in England. (9 […]

Road Safety News w/comm 29/7/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • New figures show the number of road deaths continues to remain largely unchanged since 2010 – despite a slight fall in fatalities during 2018. • Grant Shapps has expressed delight after being appointed transport secretary by new prime minister Boris Johnson. • The DfT is welcoming its […]

Road Safety News midweek special (18/07) – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports New drivers could face restrictions following the announcement that the Government is considering introducing a graduated driver licensing scheme in England. Road Safety GB has developed a ‘world-first’ augmented reality teaching resource, which will be evaluated over the next two years thanks to funding provided by the DfT. […]

Road Safety News w/comm 15/7/19 – in association with THINK!

Click here to read all news reports • A new film has been produced to highlight the skills required to ride as part of a group of powered two wheeler riders. • A Road Safety GB project to increase understanding among driving instructors of the needs of elderly drivers will be presented at the Older […]