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Drivers warned about hangover driving

  •  10 Dec, 2013
Alcoholic drink and car keys

A hangover following a night of heavy drinking can impair driving performance as much as driving under the influence of alcohol, according to new research.

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Lifelong effect of drink-driving

  •  04 Dec, 2013
A man drinking at the wheel

Motorists have been urged to think about how getting caught drink-driving could affect the rest of their lives.

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Blog: Do shocking road safety adverts work?

Pub loo shocker TV advert

From gruesome crashes to images of twisted bones, many of us will have seen examples of the shock-tactic advertising used by road safety campaigners. But do these adverts work?

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Morning after drink-driving rises

  •  28 Nov, 2013
Older driver being alcohol breath tested

Experts are urging Christmas revellers to resist the temptation to get behind the wheel the morning after an alcohol-fuelled office party or night on the town.

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3% fall in UK road deaths

Car wreck

The number of people killed on UK roads has fallen by 3 per cent, according to a new study by the Department for Transport.

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Blog: Why do people drink and drive?

Alcoholic drink and car keys

Tackling the reasons why people drink and drive is the key to reducing the number of people who commit this offence, says motor lawyer Jeanette Miller.

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Blog: Is drink driving a male problem?

Alcoholic drink and car keys

More than a quarter of men say they have driven a car while over the legal alcohol limit, new research shows.

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Study highlights shift in road safety attitudes

A busy motorway

Motorists today think improving main roads is the best way to prevent accidents, according to new AA research. But this viewpoint has changed significantly since the study was first carried out 20 years ago.

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Top 20 speeding hotspots in the UK

Map of the UK's speeding hotspots

With speeds topping 160mph on UK roads, we've put together an interactive map showing the top 20 speeding hotspots in the UK in 2012.

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