You couldn’t make it up! Shocking footage of driver putting on her make-up as she drives along the M40

Ahead of a multi-agency week of action which will target unsafe drivers along the length of the M6, National Highways have released three pieces of footage highlighting some of the shocking driving spotted by police.

Warwickshire Trading Standards is supporting Citizens Advice to help used car buyers steer clear of problems

Warwickshire Trading Standards is supporting Citizens Advice to help used car buyers steer clear of problems Citizens Advice’s National Consumer Service is offering top advice tips to the estimated 3.5 million people nationally who are currently looking to buy a used car.    New data from Citizens Advice reveals last year the charity’s National Consumer… Continue reading Warwickshire Trading Standards is supporting Citizens Advice to help used car buyers steer clear of problems

Almost 1000 offences detected during a month long Fatal 4 operation in Warwickshire

Warwickshire Police officers detected 964 offences during a month long national road safety operation to target drivers committing the fatal 4 offences that are so often found to be a factor in fatal and serious road traffic collisions.

Warwickshire walks, runs, cycles or horse rides almost 600 miles in support of RoadPeace Challenge in memory of those killed on our roads

Road safety partners and the public showed how important improving road safety is to them in Warwickshire by walking, running, cycling or horse-riding a total of 593.5 miles in support of the RoadPeace Challenge between 13 and 19 May 2024.

Free child car seat check and vehicle maintenance advice events are back this half term

Free child car seat check and vehicle maintenance advice events are back this half term Warwickshire Road Safety Partnership is inviting residents to attend free child car seat check and vehicle advice events being held throughout Warwickshire between 28 May and 1 June.   Delivered by Child Seat Safety, experts in the field of car… Continue reading Free child car seat check and vehicle maintenance advice events are back this half term

New biker safety initiative with local motorcycle dealers

Warwickshire Road Safety Partnership is working with Alf England in Bedworth, Blade Honda Motorcycles in Stratford-upon-Avon and CMC Bikes in Coleshill to encourage bikers to upskill.

Warwickshire Police carry out taxi checks in Leamington and Warwick

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Warwickshire Police stopped and checked 40 taxi drivers and their vehicles in Leamington and Warwick in a joint operation on 6 April 2024.

Drivers caught on camera using handheld mobile phone

During 2023, the public submitted 152 dashcam, headcam or phone videos of drivers suspected of illegally using a mobile phone whilst driving to Warwickshire Police Op Snap to help make Warwickshire’s roads safer.

Warwickshire, Staffordshire & Derbyshire road safety partnerships join forces for RoadPeace Challenge

You are invited to join Warwickshire, Staffordshire, and Derbyshire road safety partnerships to make a united stand against road death and injury at Hartshill Hayes Country Park (CV10 0TE) for a guided walk on Friday 17 May at 1pm.

Warwickshire Road Safety Partnership attends events aimed at improving biker safety

At the start of the new bike season, Warwickshire Road Safety Partnership attended two biker events over the weekend of 6 and 7 April to engage with bikers about bike maintenance and to encourage bikers to refresh their riding skills.