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The number of drivers given fines by private parking firms has risen by 64% over the last year, renewing calls for a clampdown on the industry.
The number of vehicle keeper requests made by private parking companies has soared over the last year, leading to increased calls for regulation in the industry.
Ensuring zero tolerance for accidents on autonomous cars will require UK roads to be perfect.
Scotland’s councils made a £40.3m profit from parking charges and penalty income in 2015-16.
The number of dedicated traffic police in England and Wales has continued to fall, with fewer than 5,000 traffic cops now on the road.
Confiscating mobile phones off drivers using them illegally at the wheel could help cut down on their use and improve road safety.
The average price of diesel has hit its highest level in more than two years.
The surplus produced from council parking operations in England rose 9% in 2015/16, reaching a record high.
Local authorities in Wales made a ‘profit’ of £13.8m on their parking activities in the last financial year, new research finds.
Implementation of average speed cameras cuts the number of crashes resulting in death or serious injury by more than a third, new analysis has found.
Fleet operators could play a major role in spearheading the use of a drive-safe mode on motorists’ smartphones to cut down on driver distraction. That’s the finding of research carried out by TRL for … Read More »