Here’s a good Trivial Pursuits question. “If, before you set out on your journey, you knew that there was a chance you would have to either sleep in your car or abandon your car and walk home, what would you take with you?” Score yourself one point … [Read more...] about No grit – but drivers are as much to blame
It may sound as convincing as Vanessa Pheltz asking you to cut down your calorie-intake but the youngest driver in Formula One has a very palatable approach when it comes to addressing teenagers and their bad driving habits. This month, former world … [Read more...] about Lewis says ‘Slow Down’!
How many times have we seen it? People using their mobile phones whilst driving, eating at the wheel – even reading a newspaper in slow moving traffic? But one task that's currently getting more tarmac time than any other is applying makeup in the … [Read more...] about You Couldn’t Make It Up
It seems that the rules on drink driving are forever becoming more stringent as the government crack down on alcohol unit consumption and roadside breathalyser testing. Unfortunately, the problem of driving while under the influence of drugs has … [Read more...] about Don’t Drug Drive
We've all experienced it on the motorway. A classic Sunday Driver who takes their pastime of dawdling down country lanes to new heights by inflicting their selfishness and potential dangers on the fastest roads of Britain. It's probably one of the … [Read more...] about Don’t Hog The Middle Lane!
Motorists are being driven to distraction by an incredible 71 signs in just one half-mile stretch of road in Gloucestershire. The warning signs on the A419 inform motorists of the speed limit, directions, place names and 36 “No U-turn” signs. The … [Read more...] about And you wonder why there are accidents?
The Highways Agency has revealed that they are turning off the lights on some main roads and motorways to save money and reduce carbon emissions, and amazingly turning a blind eye to warnings from police and scientists that it will seriously affect … [Read more...] about Motorists plunged into darkness as street lights are turned off to save energy
Ladies and gentlemen, three guesses what our New Year's resolution is this January? Lose weight? Stop biting our fingernails? Spend less money down the pub? Nah! Our New Year's resolution is to make the major roads in Britain a safer place for … [Read more...] about A New Year, The Same Old Resolution
Breaking down in your car is the ultimate nightmare for any motorist. In fact breaking down on the motorway is most motorists' idea of hell. Getting yourself to safety on the hard shoulder, parking your vehicle, and getting help is by no means an … [Read more...] about Motorists’ safety given the cold-shoulder
Every month without fail horrendous central reservation cross-over stories are unfolding before our eyes. And all of them involve steel barrier employed as a safeguard between oncoming motorway and dual carriageway traffic. The sad truth is that … [Read more...] about Concrete Barrier Needed Today!