Highways England – the new government-owned body responsible for nationwide transport network management – has announced several overnight closures as part of the ongoing Tollbar End improvement scheme near Coventry. Travellers in the area are advised the B4110 London Road towards Tollbar island is now closed each evening until April 10th between the hours of … Continue reading “Closures planned for Tollbar End scheme”READ MORE
The dangers of a lack of awareness surrounding the need to regularly inspect tyre wear and tear have been highlighted by vehicle recovery specialists the AA. New research carried out by the organisation has revealed almost two-thirds of female vehicle operators (65 per cent) and more than one-third (36 per cent) of male drivers rely … Continue reading “Motorists advised ‘tyre safety is essential’”READ MORE
Technology that could enable drivers to avoid breaking the speed limit has been unveiled by Ford Motor Company. According to the automotive manufacturer, exceeding the speed limit is a common cause of road accidents, while it can also lead to fines and driving bans. However, Ford has developed a device called an Intelligent Speed Limiter, … Continue reading “Ford develops technology to stop drivers speeding”READ MORE
The government has been urged to adjust the UK's clocks in order to reduce the number of road accidents across the country. According to GEM Motoring Assist, Britain should switch to Single/ Double British Summertime (SDST), which would mean clocks switch to GMT+1 during the winter months and GMT+2 in the summer. The organisation believes … Continue reading “Government ‘must agree to adopt Single/ Double British Summertime”READ MORE
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