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Safer on the roads in Spring? Distractions and a lack of focus still an accident danger

  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 17 2015

Given the huge safety improvements made to all vehicles and the speed reduction measures in place up and down the country, most would expect to see a

Driverless cars are coming, but who’s to blame when accidents happen?

  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 3 2015

Long-thought as something of science fiction, driverless cars are now legal on the roads of the UK. As the country establishes itself as a leader in

As the Scottish government cuts drink drive limits before Christmas, should the rest of the UK follow suit?

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 3 2014

From this Friday, 5 December, there will be a new, lower, drink drive limit in Scotland of 50mg per 100ml of blood. The introduction of the new limit

Latest Road Safety Foundation research highlights effectiveness of small maintenance measures to reduce accidents

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 5 2014

The findings of the Road Safety Foundation's latest report, How Safe Are You On Britain's Roads, reflect those of other 2014 reports which indicate

Latest DfT road casualties’ figures reveal continuing fall in injuries and deaths

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 15 2014

The latest figures for road casualties recently released by the Department for Transport (DfT) show an encouraging continuation of the downward trend

Are our roads about to become even more dangerous?

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 9 2014

On 24 July the Government announced that the speed limit for HGV vehicles (in excess of 7.5 tonnes) on rural roads is to be increased from early 2015

Drivers’ lack of road safety knowledge is causing crashes

  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 29 2014

Research carried out by the RAC, presented in their annual Report on Motoring for 2014, suggests that drivers are failing to maintain their

Driverless vehicles: is this the road to safety?

  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 15 2014

August is National Road Victims Month, promoted by the charity RoadPeace. Every year, especially during this month, the charity raises awareness to

Road traffic accidents remain cause for concern

  • Neil Hudgell Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 14 2014

August is a poignant month when it comes to road traffic accidents, hence its label as National Road Victim Month. The world's first motor vehicle

How old is too old to drive safely?

  • Bolt Burdon Kemp
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 13 2014

Tonight, ITV are showing a documentary looking at those who are over 100 years old and are still driving in this country. The documentary states that