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Friday 28 April 2017

‘Urgent’ action needed on shared space schemes

A new report has urged the Government to call a halt on new shared space schemes, and undertake an urgent review of those already in place.

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Traffic levels rise to more than 323bn miles in 2016

The number of miles travelled by car and taxi reached a record high in 2016, new Government figures have shown.

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New BCT guidance published for RSOs

A new publication by the RAC Foundation provides guidance for the road safety community on the use of behaviour change techniques in road safety interventions.

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Young driver schemes recognised with awards

A host of road safety initiatives have been recognised at the 2017 First Car Young Driver Awards ceremony which took place this afternoon (26 April).

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Young Driver Focus - live updates from the conference hall

Live updates from today's Young Driver Focus 2017, taking place at the RAC Club.

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Drivers encouraged to ‘just pack it in’

Solon Security, a leading supplier of crime prevention and community safety products, has launched a new innovation designed to block mobile phone signals.

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‘Groundbreaking’ driverless car project to feature motorway trials

A new government-backed project has unveiled plans to test driverless cars on UK roads and motorways by 2019.

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My Red Thumb back to highlight dangers of mobile phone use

The My Red Thumb campaign, designed to raise awareness of the risks of using a mobile phone while driving, will hold its third annual UK awareness day on 11 May.

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New penalties to target ‘most serious speeding offenders’

Motorists who drive at speeds ‘excessively above legal limits’ in England and Wales will from today (24 April) be punished with new higher penalties.

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LATEST: BHS reveals speaker line up for 'Real Horsepower' road safety conference

ALSO: TyreSafe seeks participants for #ItHappenedToMe campaign & Uber unveils plans to test flying cars.

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