Now there are plans to roll the system out at strategic route locations across the country.

UK trial finds one in 12 tyres on commercial vehicles underinflated

Trials, funded by Highways England, have proved a success, with one in 12 of 100,000 tyres checked found to be underinflated and the Driver...
The American Automobile Association (AAA) Foundation’s annual Traffic Safety Culture Index found that drivers who use both marijuana and alcohol were also significantly more prone to driving under the influence of alcohol compared to those who only drink alcohol but do not use marijuana.

Users of both marijuana and alcohol more likely to drive aggressively

People who use both alcohol and marijuana are more likely to speed, text, intentionally run red lights, and drive aggressively than those who don’t,...
The Transport Accident Committee’s (TAC) new campaign “Parental Control” urges learner drivers to ensure their driving practice hours include enough night driving, and reminds parents of learners to talk to their children about the dangers of night-time driving.

Young drivers at greater risk of harm while driving at night

Learner and young drivers in Victoria, Australia, are being encouraged to build up more experience driving after dark, as part of a new Government...
Those are the findings of new research from Brake, the road safety charity, and the insurer Direct Line.

Report reveals anger on road has increased during UK lockdown

Stress and anger behind the wheel have increased since the first national lockdown, in March 2020, and drivers themselves admit that these negative moods...
The Transport Accident Commission (TAC) and Road Trauma Support Services Victoria developed the exhibition and campaign, “Left Unfinished”, which tells the story of seven Victorians who either lost their lives or had their lives permanently changed due to road trauma, and the seemingly ordinary items they left behind or unfinished.

Australian exhibition features belongings of road trauma victims

An exhibition of personal items belonging to people who were either killed or seriously injured on Victorian roads is visiting regional centres across the...
The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) and its division of the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) has launched its “Put it Down. Focus on Driving” initiative to educate drivers on current laws, and how to avoid distracted driving.

Distracted driving campaign launches in Florida

A month-long distracted driving awareness campaign has been launched in Florida. The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles (FLHSMV) and its division of...
To remind the traveling public to stay responsible on state roads and highways during their spring plans, the Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will conduct the DUI enforcement period until May 10.

Spring DUI enforcement period gets underway in Colorado

A spring enforcement campaign is underway in Colorado to target motorists driving under the influence. To remind the traveling public to stay responsible on state...
To combat it, Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is joining a nationwide effort during this month’s Distracted Driving Awareness Month.

Colorado campaign focuses on social stigma of distracted driving

Distracted driving is one of the biggest threats to safety on Colorado’s roads, causing 15,000 crashes each year in the state - an average...
Highways England is advising motorists to carry out five simple vehicle checks to ensure their vehicle is roadworthy: tyres, oil, screenwash, lights and fuel.

UK drivers encouraged to make five checks before travelling

Motorists who haven’t driven for a while due to lockdown are being advised to check their car is safe before travelling. Highways England is advising...