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Dangerous driving. Don't use your phone while driving

Dangerous driving: Accidents, texts and selfies

Using a phone while driving carries serious risk. We all know that using a hand-held phone or similar devices while driving is illegal. However, many drivers aren’t aware that using…

Young drivers distracted at the wheel?

Young drivers are failing to make the most of developments in vehicle safety technology, instead prioritising “infotainment” systems which only serve to distract them, according to a road safety charity….

Young Drivers Endure Tense First Year Behind The Wheel

One in five newly qualified young drivers will be involved in an accident within six months of passing their test, according to figures from the RAC Foundation. As the Guardian…

Call For Young Motorists To Have More Learning Time

The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has called on the government to introduce a graduated driver licensing system, which it suggests would cut the crash risk among young drivers. The…

Overconfident young drivers need more training & experience

According to a recent survey carried out by road safety charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM), together with Vision Critical, most young drivers consider themselves better than the average…