Road Safety

16th September 2019
Here's your guide on everything you need to know about dash cams

Everything you need to know about dash cams

Dash cams are for everyone – whether you’re heading five minutes down the road or taking on a mammoth commute, that’s why having a dash cam […]
13th September 2019
Check out our top tips for driving this autumn.

Top tips for driving this autumn

In the blink of an eye, summer’s drawing to a close. Even if you’ve had your eyes shut since May, you wouldn’t have missed much, as […]
19th August 2019
Potholes are reported to the council every 45 seconds

Potholes are causing havoc on UK roads

How often do you find yourself complaining about the state of the roads in your local area? Every month? A few times a week? Maybe when […]
7th August 2019
Netflix and YouTube could soon be coming to Tesla

Tesla drivers to catch up on Netflix from behind the wheel

Where’s your favourite place to catch up on the best Netflix shows or watch the latest updates from all those popular YouTube vloggers? Maybe you prefer […]
31st July 2019
New restrictions could be introduced for young drivers

Is this the end of driving at night for new drivers?

Proposed restrictions on newly-qualified drivers should be introduced as soon as possible to cut road deaths, say leading road safety campaigners. IAM RoadSmart is urging the […]
22nd July 2019
Watching Formula 1 can be bad for your health

Is watching Formula 1 bad for your health?

What a summer of sporting achievement we’re having, and for motorsport fans, there’s nothing better than seeing homegrown champ Lewis Hamilton take the chequered flag at […]
17th July 2019
Do you find your children a distraction behind the wheel?

Backseat dangers: Are your kids distracting you?

Kids can be a handful. Whether you’re rushing to get them to sports practice or taking them out to pick up their new school uniform, there […]
10th July 2019

Do you know your road signs?

After seeing the lads from Sussex Cricket give our road sign test a go, it’s now your turn!  
8th July 2019
Calls for the current motorway speed limit of 70mph to raise by 10mph.

Should the motorway speed limit be raised to 80mph?

How fast do you drive when you’re travelling on a motorway? Do you stick to the 70mph speed limit or do you sometimes find yourselves straying […]
5th July 2019
Children being put at risk due to incorrect car seats

Parents putting kids at risk with ill-fitting car seats

If you’ve got little ones, you’ll know just how many things you need to remember when heading out with them in the car, from travel games […]
28th June 2019
Top 10 dash cams on the market revealed

Top dash cams on the market

Dash cams may seem like the latest motoring fad, but in actual fact they’re becoming a must-have bit of kit when it comes to keeping you […]
21st June 2019
Are you being driven round the bend by confusing road signs?

Campaign for safer road signs

We’ve partnered with IAM RoadSmart to help improve people’s knowledge of road signs and have found some shocking results off the back of our research. Want to find […]
19th June 2019
Hedgehog road signs are being introduced to help improve road safety on rural roads in the UK.

Road hogs! New signs to warn of hedgehog crossings

What’s your favourite road sign? Maybe you like the one warning drivers about ducks crossing the road? Or perhaps your favourite is the deer warning sign? […]
18th June 2019
UK's most confusing road signs revealed

The UK’s most confusing road signs

They’re meant to be there to help us out, but new research has revealed that road signs are causing a little bit too much confusion on […]
17th June 2019
Confusing road signs are driving British motorists round the bend

Revealed: Over half of UK motorists are driven round the bend by confusing road signs

Are you being driven round the bend by confusing road signs? If the answer is “yes”, then you’re not alone. We’ve done a spot of research […]
13th June 2019
10 Bizarre road sings from around the world

10 bizarre road signs from around the world

Sometimes it’s hard enough to figure out – or remember – what the road signs in the UK mean. But when you’re driving in a foreign […]
9th May 2019
Friday's have been revealed to be the most dangerous day to drive on UK roads

Revealed: Most dangerous day to drive

Have you ever wondered what the most dangerous day to drive on the roads is? Well, after looking at 1ST CENTRAL’s accident data from 2016 to 2018, […]
1st May 2019
New research reveals the dangerous social media addiction among millennial drivers.

Social media addiction putting UK drivers at risk

How often do you find yourself checking social media for the latest celebrity tweets or Instagram posts? Once a day? Maybe a couple of times an […]
25th April 2019
Drivers are swerving onto the wrong side of the road to avoid the danger of hitting a pothole

UK’s pothole ridden roads fuelling dangerous driving

How do you react if you come across a pothole? Do you hit the brakes and try to limit the damage to your car? Or simply […]
20th April 2019
Driving tired is estiamted to cause 1 in 5 car accidents

Top tips to prevent driving tired

Driving to work while still half asleep is something that lots of us do everyday with most people don’t see it as an issue. But, driving tired […]