Summer anti-drink drive operation results

ACPO have released a statement on the results of their June 2013 anti-drink drive campaign (more…)

New drink driving testing bill

The bill removes the right to have a second blood or urine test which is sometimes used by drink drivers who are above but close to the legal limit (more…)

Summer drink drive campaign launched

THINK! and ACPO are both elevating their efforts to tackle drink driving over the summer months (more…)

Tougher rules for drink drivers

Under the High Risk Offender (HRO) scheme the most dangerous drink drivers will have to pass a medical to prove they are no longer alcohol dependant. (more…)

Global road traffic injury statistics

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has released statistics for the Global status report on road safety 2013 (more…)

Scotland Government looks to lower drink drive limit

Plans to cut the drink drive limit from the existing 80mg per 100ml of blood to 50mpg (more…)

Breath tests down

Government statistics show that 10% fewer drivers were breathalysed in 2010 compared to 2009 (more…)

Using Smartphones whilst driving worse than drink driving

Research by the TRL (Transport Research Laboratory) and the IAM reveales using smartphnoes whilst driving increased reaction times by 38% (more…)

Doctor tried to con drink drive test with patient’s blood

In an attempt to prove innocence, a family doctor sent a patient’s blood sample to DVLA as her own (more…)

Blackburn Rovers Manager caught drink driving

43 year old Steve Kean from Surrey has been banned from driving for 18 months (more…)