A 29-year-old Romanian woman tourist was killed in a traffic collision late on Tuesday evening in Protaras. The fatal accident occurred at around 11.15pm on the Protaras to Cape Greco road when a saloon car collided with a beach buggy. The saloon car driven by a 49-year-old Cyprus resident was travelling towards Ayia Napa when […]
By Sergeant Areti Amaxari Driver distraction is “the diversion of drivers’ attention away from activities that are considered critical for safe driving, towards another activity”. Road safety authorities around the world rank driver distraction as a significant cause of road trauma alongside speeding, drink-driving and fatigue, while it is considered to be one of the […]
Three people a day are injured or killed in road accidents in Cyprus, safety experts said on Tuesday as Transport Minister Marios Demetriades stressed how important it was to have speed cameras up and running in 2017. Speaking at a news conference organised by police and NGO Reaction to mark mobility week and Wednesday’s European […]
A total of 299 offences were uncovered in the first eight months of this year when traffic police stopped cars, the force said on Tuesday outlining how the island’s roads are policed. “Road policing is a modern, international policing method, which effectively contributes to the prevention of road traffic collisions and more generally in the […]
By Stelios Orphanides Almost six months after the parliament passed a law allowing vehicles to operate on liquid petroleum gas, it is still impossible to buy this type of otherwise cheaper and environmentally friendlierRead More
Two teenagers in Paphos had a lucky escape late on Monday night after the speeding car they were tra
The number of convictions for people using their phones is down from 32,500 in 2010 to just 16,000 in 2014, with 23 per cent fewer traffic cops on the streets, the Daily Mail can reveal.
A 70-year-old woman driver, who hit a motorcycle resulting in the injury of an eleven-year-old pillion passenger, was more than four times over the legal alcohol limit, police said on Thursday. The boy, who was travelling up Athalassa Avenue in Nicosia on the back of his dad’s bike at around 5pm on Wednesday, was taken […]