Safety

November 23, 2015
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Belfast youngsters experience mock car crash A mock car crash was staged in Belfast city centre, forming part of a new road safety campaign. The reconstruction, targeted at young people, was part of Belfast Policing and Community Safety Partnership’s annual Road Safety Roadshow and took place on Wednesday 30 September and Thursday 1 October 2015.

October 12, 2015
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Are car infotainment systems safe? Technology is becoming more and more common in every aspect of our lives, and it’s no different when it comes to cars. But is this step forward in technology actually making us less safe on the road? Talking, texting, tweeting Reuters recently published an article detailing how dashboard displays for

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

September 14, 2015
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Are reversing cameras suitable for young drivers? New cars are increasingly packed with technology that is labelled as ‘a driver aid’ or ‘driver assistance’. This technology includes auto braking, lane departure warnings, blind spot detection and reversing cameras. But are these driver assistance tools a help or a hindrance for young drivers? The Yorker has