201706.21
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The UK’s Most Dangerous Roads

From a survey of British motorists, 40% said that ‘motorways and duel carriageways’ were the most dangerous roads in Britain. However, subjective personal experience and anecdotal evidence cannot alone determine policy. Rather, in fact, according to official figures every road in the most dangerous top 10 list is a single carriage ‘A Road’. This data…

201706.16
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UK Accident at Work Law and Regulations

Accident at work law and regulations in the UK Following road traffic accidents, accidents at work are the biggest cause of injury. If you are injured at work as the result of an accident that was not your fault then you may be entitled to claim compensation for personal injury, loss of earnings and any…

201702.22
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Things You Need to Know About Mobile Phones & Driving

It’s hard to forget lorry driver Tomasz Kroker scrolling through music on his mobile phone seconds before he crashed into a car, killing a Mum and three children. The warning is – don’t use a mobile phone while driving. Tracy Houghton, 45, her sons Ethan, 13, and 11-year-old Josh, and stepdaughter Aimee Goldsmith, 11, were…

201611.22
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20mph Zones Introduced in the NorthWest

Almost 16 months ago Southport councillors voted through plans to install several 20mph zones. Southport traffic has increased since 2012. Yet public data recently revealed that road traffic accidents have decreased during 2016.  The areas that had new Southport traffic control zones introduced include Ainsdale Village, Fleetwood Road area, Avondale Road, and Heathfield Road. The…

201306.27
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Safety Renovation Of Preston’s Infamous Adelphi Junction Roundabout

Though most of us consider our knowledge of road safety to be adequate, it is rarely at the forefront of our minds, despite remaining one of the chief causes of serious injury nationwide. Tens of thousands are injured on UK highways every year as a result of car or motorcycle accidents, many of which could…

201202.16
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Tougher Calls Made to Reduce Cannabis Drug Driving

Every thirty seconds someone, somewhere in the world is killed in a car crash. Road safety charity, ‘Brake’ has tirelessly campaigned and worked extremely hard to win the backing and support of the Government to move more swiftly towards creating a zero tolerance towards drink and drug driving in the UK. As a personal injury…