Dangerous Driving

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Survey reveals that third of drivers support police seizing mobile phones from offenders

A third of experienced drivers favour taking away mobile phones from drivers who are found using them while operating a vehicle, according a recent IAM RoadSmart survey. In fact, if motorists were discovered using their phones while driving, 34% of UK drivers would be in favour of the police seizing the driver’s phone. A third

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Tired man drives car with broken air conditioner in hot summer weather. Male wiping sweat from face suffering from heat, stuffiness standing in road traffic. Exhausted overheated man.

One in seven Brits involved in an accident or near miss due to driving whilst tired

New research from Prima, the car insurance provider, reveals that nearly 6 million UK drivers (16%) admit to getting behind the wheel whilst tired. On average, nearly half of drivers (48%) admitted to driving on less than five hours’ sleep. Others revealed that they fail to take breaks every two hours while driving (21%), despite

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Study reveals the most dangerous Premier League for road users

The Premier League is England’s most popular sports league, with all twenty teams typically having an over 95% filled stadium capacity rate every game. However, with the high volume of attendees flocking to the stadiums, there comes the potential risk of road accidents. In light of this, National Scrap Car has completed a study looking

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The safest and most dangerous countries to drive in for European travellers

New research has revealed the most dangerous European countries to drive in, with Romania coming out on top. The study by Vignetteswitzerland.com analysed the latest data from the European Transport Safety Council to see which countries had the highest road deaths per million inhabitants. It found that Romania is statistically the most dangerous country to

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