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Men three times more likely to speed than women

When it comes to driving, there are all sorts of gender stereotypes. Women are safer drivers, men are better drivers, and young male drivers are more prone to breaking drink driving rules…

No need to speed: Road Safety Week 2020

The ‘How safe are the streets where you live’ survey questioned more than 1,700 members of the public, concluding that the majority of residents feel speeding is a problem in their area.

French mayor uses black humour to reduce speeding

The mayor of a French village has taken the issue of speeding into his own hands and created some darkly comedic additions to existing road signs.

Truck speed limit change boosts productivity in UK

A UK report claims that allowing vehicles weighing more than 7.5 tonnes to travel 10 mph faster has saved businesses millions a year – and may have improved road safety too.

Drivers more likely to speed in early hours

The majority of drivers are most likely to break the speed limit in the early hours of the morning.

Speeding ‘buffer limit’ could be scrapped

Every driver knows the potential consequences of speeding. For HGV drivers in the UK, those consequences include a possible hearing before the Traffic Commissioner. As it states on the Government website: “Remember: just one offence and you could lose your entitlement to drive a lorry.”