Cyclist safety campaign to reduce close passes

A road safety campaign ‘Give space, be safe’ trialled by West Midlands Police that aimed to reduce cycling accidents and stop motorists overtaking cyclists too close on the road is to be rolled out across the country by other police forces.

European Commission report to make vehicles safer

In a move to try and make vehicles safer, the European Commission have released a list of 19 safety technologies that may have to be introduced to new vehicles in an update to the EU vehicle safety rules in a bid to reduce road traffic accidents and save lives.