A man was hospitalised on Sunday evening after being hit by a car driven by a drunk woman on the road from Kofinou to Kornos. The accident occurred when the woman, a 21-year-old resident of Tseri, tried to overtake the man’s car and collided with it at around 9.10pm.
A breathalyser test for the woman gave a 59μg reading while the maximum permitted by law is 22μg. […]
Source: Man hospitalised after being hit by drunk driver – Cyprus Mail
Traffic police fined a total of 2,840 drivers for speeding during last week’s major clampdown by on the island’s roads.
Of particular concern were the high speeds that were clocked in built-up areas.
Source: Close to 3,000 motorists done for speeding – in-cyprus.com
A NEW study has sensationally claimed that motorists’ concentration is so impaired while using a mobile phone behind the wheel – it creates 105 opportunities for a road user to inadvertently kill themselves.
Source: Doing THIS while driving makes you 100 times more likely to have a fatal car accident | Cars | Life & Style | Express.co.uk
Apple announced that it is launching the ‘Do Not Disturb While Driving’ feature as part of the iOS 11 update, during its WWDC conference in San Jose yesterday.
Source: Apple is adding ‘Do Not Disturb While Driving’ feature | Daily Mail Online
Scientists say reaction times are affected equally badly whether the driver is using a hands-free kit or holding a phone to their ear – or even simply chatting to a passenger.
Source: Hands-free doubles the risk while driving | Daily Mail Online
Police officers will be temporarily dispatched from office positions to the Traffic Department, in t
Source: Police officers dispatched to Traffic to limit road accidents – in-cyprus.com
Unless aggressive and reckless driving behaviour is curbed, there will be more carnage on Cyprus roa
Source: Driving on the edge in Cyprus – in-cyprus.com
Police said on Sunday it was a miracle that no one was killed in Larnaca on Saturday night when officers caught a 19-year-old speeding at 140kph in a residential zone where the limit was 50kph. At around 9.45pm, they said, when there were crowds of people out and about due to the Kataklysmos weekend events, […]
Source: Police clock teen driving at 140kph in a 50kph residential area – Cyprus Mail
The Limassol District Court has sentenced a 64-year-old former police sergeant to six months in prison
Source: Jail for former police officer who caused road death – in-cyprus.com
By Andreas Izamis Speed limits on Cyprus’ motorways could be set to increase to 120 km/h from 100km/
Source: Cyprus speed limits under review – in-cyprus.com