road safety

Traffic

Almost 200 Valencian Criminal Drivers Caught in September

During the month of September, a total of 196 drivers were brought before the courts on criminal charges, the highest form of sanction available, for crimes against road safety. Of those who faced court action, 60 were for driving without Read Full Article...
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Traffic

Busy Roads for Christmas

The special operation monitoring Christmas traffic begins at 15:00 on Wednesday 22 December, and runs through until Wednesday the 6th of January. During the period, the DGT estimate some 13.5 million journeys will be made on the roads of Spain Read More ...
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Newspaper

BUDGET BURDEN EASED THANKS TO BAD DRIVERS

As part of their road monitoring and policing procedures, the DGT has an expenditure budget of 734 million euro this year, with more than half, 441.9 million, being spent on staff costs. However, thanks to the number of drivers fined for road traffic...
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Newspaper

TORREVIEJA GREENS TAKE UP CROSSING FIGHT

The Los Verdes green party of Torrevieja has taken on board the long standing campaign to have a pedestrian crossing built at Los Balcones, on the CV-95 main road from the coast that heads to the motorway network. As one of the three main arterial ro...
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Newspaper

PEDESTRIAN PRIORITY

Having played host to a road safety campaign last week, and following the originally confusing implementation of bike and car shared roads in Torrevieja, the mayor of the city, Eduardo Dolón, has this week stated that the next stage in the plan ...
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Newspaper

MORE BIKES – LESS SPEED

Torrevieja played host to the third edition of a road safety conference this week, in which the attention was given to hopes for more cycles on the roads and less speed, Along with the Mayor of Torrevieja, Eduardo Dolón, the event was atended ...
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