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Road Safety Week Blog

A collection of views from around the UK on the topics of Step up for Safe Streets and Road Safety Week. These blogs are aimed to inform and inspire people to take action and raise awareness during 2019 and beyond. Contributions are from Brake staff, volunteers, partners, researchers and campaigners, where views expressed are those of the contributor and do not necessarily represent those of Brake or its employees.
Nov
22

The Importance Of Tyre Safety In Winter

The Importance Of Tyre Safety In Winter

As the winter weather sets in, it is imperative that drivers take steps to ensure their vehicles are safe during the rain, ice and snow. After all, road traffic collisions are the biggest killer of young people between the ages of 5 and 29, and they are most likely to occur at this time of year when the roads are even more dangerous than normal.

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Dec
05

"Adding collision avoidance technology to vehicles is one way to improve safety right now"

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Jeremy Coleman, UK Director for the Aftermarket Division of Mobileye, talks about how adding collision avoidance technology to vehicles already on the road is one way to improve safety right now.

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Nov
02

Kwik Fit's advice for Bike Smart drivers

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Rebecca Taylor, from the Kwik Fit digital team, shares Kwik Fit’s top tips for drivers to help keep cyclists safe on the road.

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Nov
28

Lighting the way to safer roads this winter

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With winter on our doorsteps, Stephen Wornham, Managing Director of Road Safety Designs and creator of BriteAngle, looks at how slowing down in the winter months can help keep drivers and other motorists safe.

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Aug
10

Can we rely on technology to keep us safe?

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UK Road Safety Week is once again being kindly sponsored by Aviva. Here, the company's B2C managing editor Amanda McWhirter gives her thoughts on the development of technology and what it means for drivers.

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