LEARNER drivers in the UK will have to master a host of new skills in order to successfully pass the DVLA test.
Source: New driving test – Learner drivers must learn to use Sat Nav under new rules | Cars | Life & Style | Express.co.uk
THOUSANDS of motorists are caught each year by police after using their mobile phones at the wheel. Despite several high-profile campaigns and the government raising the fine of being caught to £20…
Source: Is it illegal to use a mobile phone while driving, what is the fine and how many points do you get on your licence?
The Crit-Air scheme now in force in Paris requires all vehicles to display a round sticker in the windscreen to confirm which emissions group the vehicle fits into.
Source: Paris introduces a new eco-sticker system for vehicles | Daily Mail Online
The time new cars are allowed on the road before being tested could rise under government proposals.
Source: Four-year MOT exemption for new cars proposed – BBC News
As figures show a sharp fall in fines for using mobile phones while driving, the RAC warns motorists are “no longer fearing punishment”.
Source: Drivers ‘no longer fear punishment’ for mobile phone use – BBC News
People caught using handheld mobile phones while driving in Britain are to face “much tougher penalties”, with fines and points doubling, ministers say.
Source: Texting drivers: Penalty points and fines to double – BBC News
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.
Source: Drivers who us mobile phones while driving on the rise while arrests are lower | Daily Mail Online
Darrell Martin describes how his brother was killed by a texting driver.
Source: ‘Texting driver had nine seconds to see my brother’ – BBC News
What difference do helmet cameras make to road safety?
Source: Do cycle cameras make the roads any safer? – BBC News