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Being aware of seasonal driving hazards and knowing how to manage summer-specific risks will help you and your family stay safe whatever your travel plans.

Summer safety travel tips

Summer is officially underway in the Northern Hemisphere and it’s time to give some thought to how that affects your safety on the road. Being...

MOTORCYCLES

Shot amid breathtaking scenery and accompanied by dramatic music, the video highlights potential hazards such as stationary cars and blind bends, and provides advice specific to group-riding, such as “ride at your own pace”.

Safety video provides tips for group riding

A new motorcycle safety film released by Road Safety Scotland provides safety tips for bikers travelling in groups. The film, The Devil’s Beeftub, is the...

DRIVING FOR WORK

Throughout the week law enforcement will be on the lookout for commercial motor vehicle drivers and passenger vehicle drivers engaging in dangerous driver behaviors.

Operation Safe Driver Week underway in US

This week (July 14-20) is the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) Operation Safe Driver Week. Throughout the week law enforcement will be on the lookout...
A Department for Transport study looking at the change said there was a possible “statistically significant” improvement to road safety and suggests it has saved businesses millions of pounds a year.

HGV speed limit change has “potentially improved road safety”

A new report has suggested a speed limit increase for HGVs has improved road safety. In 2015 the speed limit for lorries over 7.5 tonnes...
New guidance for driving in EU after Brexit

New guidance for driving in EU after Brexit

The Department for Transport has issued an updated guidance document explaining what all drivers from the UK may need to do to drive in...