Driving while Dehydrated – As bad as Drunk Driving?

  Listen to any weather update this week and you’ll hear it – another heatwave is coming to the UK, with expected highs of over 30 degrees. This year the UK has already experienced some of the hottest weather in over 30 years, and with it came the usual onslaught of warnings relating to driving, […]

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August 7, 2018

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Road Safety Week 2016: Make the Pledge

Today marks the final day of BRAKE Charity’s Road Safety Week campaign. This annual campaign involves a number of events at schools and businesses across the country. Each year, BRAKE picks out a theme for the campaign. This year, that’s Make the Pledge – and they’re challenging drivers, passengers and other road users to follow six […]

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November 16, 2016

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Drug Driving Law – 02/03/15

  On 2 March 2015 the drug driving law changed to make it easier for the police to catch and convict drug drivers. It is now an offence to drive with certain drugs above a specified level in your blood – just as it is with drink driving. Sixteen legal and illegal substances are covered […]

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March 2, 2015

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Mobile Phones and Driving

Recently in the media campaigners from BRAKE have expressed their wish to have all forms of hand held mobile phones banned from vehicles, they said that they beleive that drivers should be made to carry there mobile in the boot of their vehicle or have it switched off.  This is as a result of recent […]

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November 18, 2013