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'Increase green man traffic light time!'

Puffin crossing green man traffic light

The green man traffic light gives pedestrians just 10 seconds to cross the average road! Maria McCarthy wants more time. Do you?

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Should pedestrians share blame for road accidents?

Zebra crossing

New research suggests that many people take unnecessary risks when crossing the road – and it's not just children and young people who are responsible.

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Blog: Is it right to shame bad parkers?

Badly parked Audi

Poor parking is increasingly likely to be photographed and highlighted online. But does shaming really encourage inconsiderate drivers to mend their ways?

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Blog: Road signs and the law

A cluster of road signs

Misunderstanding road traffic signs can land you in trouble with the law. And ignorance is no defence, as motor lawyer Jeanette Miller explains.

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Blog: Would you get into a car with a stranger?

A woman hitchhiking
Hitchhiking – a cheap way to travel, but less popular nowadays, right, and somewhat dangerous? Not so, say some, who believe it’s due for a comeback.  Read More…

Blog: The motoring lawyer who got caught speeding

A 30 miles per hour speed limit sign

Just because you're a motoring lawyer it doesn't mean you're above the law, writes Jeanette Miller who tells what happened when she got caught speeding.

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Blog: How to overcome multiple driving test failures

A young driver and driving instructor in a car

If at first (or second, or third) you don’t succeed in your driving test – don't give up hope!  Motoring journalist Maria McCarthy explains how you can go on to pass.

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Blog: Can you fool a speed camera?

Speed camera sign

Motor lawyer Jeanette Miller examines various popular – and in some cases, illegal – methods used by drivers to avoid being caught by speed cameras.

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Cyclists and motorists complain of clashes

Cyclist on the road

Almost 12 per cent of drivers want to see cyclists pay some form of road tax, according to our exclusive poll. Our exclusive research shows that not enough action is being taken to ensure our roads are as safe as possible for both cyclists and motorists.

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Motorists v Cyclists: One expert's view

Motorists vs cyclists expert's view video

Sustrans is the sustainable transport charity responsible for promoting cycling across the UK. We asked Sustrans’ Chief Executive, Malcolm Shephard, what has been done in recent years to help cyclists and motorists get along.

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