Although the sun is still shining, the chilly mornings are starting to creep in. Richard Gladman, IAM RoadSmart’s head of driving and riding standards, has put together some tips to prepare you for the colder weather that’s nearing us. Continue reading “In the air tonight? Tips from IAM RoadSmart”
This week’s blog is written by guest blogger Jayne E Marshall, an advanced driver and Foundation Professor of Midwifery at the University of Leicester. She talks about the importance of having the correct car seat for your children and provides some very useful tips. Read more by clicking here.
This week’s tips are by Richard Gladman, head of driving and riding standards, and are aimed at those without knowledge of advanced driving techniques. He’s providing advice to all those who are helping learners with additional driving experience. Read more by clicking here.
This week’s blog is written by Tim Shallcross, head of technical policy. As he drives through France, he comes across the benefits of advanced technology as well as the simplest of things, such as turning off the car alarm, now becoming a mystery! Read more by clicking here.
Looking for members’ help again! Following our successful request for people to take part in media activity for the recent Highways England tailgating campaign, we have been approached again to see if any of our younger members age between 18 and 35, or any of their friends or family, have had a frightening experience of tailgating and would be willing to be interviewed on the subject. The interview will be carried out by Highways England, but the content will be used on the LadBible website. If you are happy to take part, please reply by email as soon as possible to firstname.lastname@example.org with a daytime phone number, and a brief summary of your experiences.
IAM RoadSmart has expressed its disappointment in yet another year without progress in the numbers of people killed and seriously injured on the roads in the UK.
IAM RoadSmart, the UK’s biggest independent road safety charity, said that although cars are getting safer and there has been a step change in new road investment, careless human behaviour and increasing traffic levels are cancelling this out. Continue reading “IAM RoadSmart concerned by lack of progress in road deaths – and calls for a new focus on driver behaviour”