Speed Kills!

Speed, whether excessive (above established limits) or inappropriate (within limits but not adjusted to the conditions of the road, vehicle or driver) is a problem for road safety in many countries as established by the Organization for Cooperation and Development Read Full Article…

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CHANGES TO TRAFFIC LAWS EXPLAINED

Following this week´s presentation of the latest amendment to the road traffic laws, the Directorate General of Traffic (DGT), María Segui, has released the final draft which features a number of important changes to the rules of the road….

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CHANGE FOR THE GOOD OF ROAD SAFETY

An announcement of increasing the speed limit on some motorways has met with a mixture of opposition and praise this week, with motoring organisations satisfied that the blanket speed limit become more adaptable, but those concerned over safety being a…

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ROAD SPEED REDUCTION PLANS ACCELERATING

The Spanish government has tabled a proposal to reduce the maximum speed limit on conventional roads from this spring, when it is expected to be approved as part of the country´s equivalent to the Highway Code, under the traffic regulations.
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ZERO ALCOHOL LIMIT HALTED

The Director General of Traffic, María Seguí, has announced that she now believes that establishing a zero alcohol limit for driving is not currently the priority of the governmental department, as there is still scope to enforce the curr…

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