There has been a 23% increase this year in people disqualified from driving because of penalty-point offences.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
Just under 12% of motorists admit to having been involved in a near miss or an incident after being distracted by the actions of a passenger in their vehicle, recent research has found.
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018
Less than 40% of Irish motorists would stop and offer assistance to a driver who has experienced a car breakdown according to a recent survey.
Sun, 23 Sep, 2018
A cyclist who did everything right was killed by a motorist who turned around momentarily to tell one of her children to remove a tag from a toy they had just bought.
Wed, 25 Apr, 2018
A motorist has been spared jail after admitting causing the death of a pensioner when a mattress fell off the roof of her car on a dual carriageway.
Wed, 07 Feb, 2018
A motorist told a garda she would be sorry for stopping him and when she asked if this was a threat the driver replied: “It is a promise.”
Tue, 30 Jan, 2018
One in five of us admit to having broken the speed limit in the past month.
Sun, 26 Feb, 2017
A motorist who crashed her car while inhaling a "laughing gas" balloon has been jailed for 20 months.
Tue, 30 Aug, 2016
Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a motorist was attacked and stabbed in the back after rocks were thrown at his car.
Wed, 27 Jan, 2016
School traffic wardens have been reporting abusive behaviour to local authorities, prompting a new awareness campaign.
Mon, 17 Aug, 2015
Motorists will be able to get free coffee from Applegreen stations this coming Friday and Monday, in an effort to wake up sleepy drivers.
Tue, 28 Jul, 2015
A driver clung desperately to windscreen wipers as he was carried along a busy dual carriageway on the bonnet of a car after a fellow motorist drove into him following a minor collision.
Tue, 10 Mar, 2015
More than three out of four parents had a child escape from their car seat and one in four found their child had managed to open the door while the vehicle was moving.
Mon, 23 Feb, 2015
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