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November 30, 2015
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Car smoking ban now in force In England and Wales, it is now illegal to smoke in a car carrying children. The much-debated law came into force on 1st October 2015. It’s designed to protect children from the harmful effects of secondhand tobacco smoke. If caught, both the driver and anyone else smoking in the

September 22, 2015
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New statistics show drink-driver deaths not reducing Since 2010, the number of people killed in accidents, where at least one driver was over the drink drive limit, has stagnated. This has disappointed motoring organisations, such as the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM), who want to see the numbers reduce. The latest Government figures, released in

July 21, 2015
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Record number of car buyers choosing ultra-low emission vehicles With people around the world embracing a greener way of living it may come as no shock to some of you that low emission vehicles are becoming commonplace on British roads, although just how popular they are has taken many by surprise. Going ultra low According

July 14, 2015
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Apple rumoured to be developing a car Rumours are abound that now Apple have ticked off the iMac, iPod, iPhone, and the Apple Watch, the next project on the horizon is the iCar. Is Apple going to join Tesla and Google and develop a fully-electric technology-laden car? As reported on MailOnline Wires, various media reports

July 6, 2015
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Rise in motorists driving whilst using their mobile According to the Department for Transport (DFT) more than 500,000 motorists still use mobile phones whilst driving each day, despite the rising number of phone related crashes that result in dozens of deaths every year. The study conducted by the DFT shows drivers under the age of

June 30, 2015
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Volvo’s self-driving cars are ready for the road In a bold new move Volvo have now announced that they will be testing their autonomous cars on public roads by 2017, a massive step forward in their bid to get driverless cars onto the roads. According to The Guardian Volvo will test 100 of its autonomous

May 29, 2015
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Young driver death toll is ‘devastating’ Road safety charity Brake has warned that even though 16 to 19 year olds only make up  a mere 1.5% of total UK licence holders, they are more than twice as likely to die in a crash than drivers aged between 40 and 49, and are involved in 12%