IAM RoadSmart, the UK’s biggest independent road safety charity, welcomes the move to replace written scenarios in the theory part of the driving test with video clips, saying it is an important step forward for road safety.
With Storm Dennis arriving and seemingly staying around, we are experiencing massively changeable driving conditions this week. As a motorist, do you know what to do or how to cope? IAM RoadSmart is here to help.
IAM RoadSmart is once again disappointed at yet another year of stagnation in the annual drink-drive statistics announced today (12 February) saying the ‘hardcore’ of persistent drink-drivers are still not getting the message.
IAM RoadSmart, the UK’s biggest independent road safety charity, has welcomed reports that the Government intends to halt all smart motorway building – stating they must be guaranteed safe before any further public money is invested in them.
With reports of a Government consultation on legalisation for e-scooters imminent, IAM RoadSmart has warned that the rise in the use of electric scooters alongside vehicles on our roads and pedestrians on our pavements is bad news for road safety.
IAM RoadSmart, the UK’s biggest independent road safety charity, has achieved the Investors in People accolade at silver level – which is achieved by only a fifth of companies the organisation assesses.
Blue Monday, the day people claim is the most depressing one of the year, is next Monday, 20 January. But IAM RoadSmart has come up with a great reason to smile – everyone booking one of our advanced driver and rider courses on Monday will receive a warm and cosy IAM RoadSmart fleece absolutely free!
The UK’s biggest independent road safety charity IAM RoadSmart has warned that with many schools restarting this week, drivers need to be on full alert for distracted schoolchildren enjoying their new smartphones.
The 2020 schedule for IAM RoadSmart’s ever-popular Skills Days has been announced. They are the perfect way to sharpen up driving or riding skills in your own car or motorbike at top circuits around the UK.
As we approach the Yuletide period, IAM RoadSmart has the perfect Christmas gift for the car or motorbike enthusiast in your life – the IAM RoadSmart advanced course, wrapped in a seasonal presentation box.
As part of IAM RoadSmart’s campaign to raise awareness of the challenges faced by older drivers, the charity is offering the chance to win an exclusive lunch at Silverstone Circuit with renowned rally and racing driver Paddy Hopkirk MBE.
The decision to adopt EU road safety rules after Brexit and make it mandatory for new cars to be fitted with breathalysers and voluntary speed limiters by 2022 in the UK has been given the thumbs-up by IAM RoadSmart.
IAM RoadSmart is calling for an urgent debate on the best way to keep drivers safely behind the wheel into old age, in light of government figures that predict a four-fold increase in the number of drivers over 75 in the next 25 years.
IAM RoadSmart has appointed Derek McMullan as its new Chairman with immediate effect following his 18 years’ involvement with the charity and long-standing support for the organisation at a senior level.