With the weather expected to be fine across many parts of the country for the weekend, IAM RoadSmart is urging people to resist the temptation to take to the roads for anything other than essential journeys for food, health reasons or work that cannot be done from home.
IAM RoadSmart has strongly welcomed today’s (11 March) £2.5 billion shot-in-the-arm for filling the huge backlog of potholes - but warns a long-term plan is urgently needed to cure the problem for good.
IAM RoadSmart is preparing for an electric future by developing a programme of electric vehicle ‘training for trainers’ days. IAM RoadSmart plans to offer all group officials and observers detailed sessions to help them understand the differences between electric vehicles and petrol, diesel and hybrid cars.
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!