Young Drivers Focus

Young driver conference returns in 2022

After an enforced two-year gap, the Young Driver Focus conference will return in 2022.


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Cost is deterring young people from learning to drive

With the number of young people getting behind the wheel in decline, a survey carried out by IAM RoadSmart highlights reasons why many young people aged 17-24 years have put the brakes on learning to…


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Government consults on plans to set up Road Collision Investigation Branch

The DfT has launched a consultation on proposals to set up a Road Collision Investigation Branch (RCIB), which would operate much like similar independent bodies that already exist in the air,…


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Liverpool stages ‘UK first’ pedestrian crossing trial

Liverpool City Council has organised the ‘UK’s first nudge-behaviour trial’ for a new style pedestrian crossing.


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Partnership salutes local road safety heroes

Communities from across Merseyside have been celebrated for embracing an initiative to improve road safety where they live.


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Wirral trials ‘School Streets’ scheme

A new trial project is under way that is intended to make the school run safer, healthier and happier for children, families and the wider community.


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New leaflet promotes Engage to ADIs

A new leaflet has been produced to attract new ADIs to the Engage scheme. 


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DVSA relaunches Safe Driving for Life website

Merseyside Police and Merseyside Road Safety Partnership recently joined forces as part of this year’s Project EDWARD (Every Day Without a Road Death).


Highway Code changes to provide clearer guidance on motorway driving

Merseyside Police and Merseyside Road Safety Partnership recently joined forces as part of this year’s Project EDWARD (Every Day Without a Road Death).


Young driver fatalities fall in 2020

Merseyside Police and Merseyside Road Safety Partnership recently joined forces as part of this year’s Project EDWARD (Every Day Without a Road Death).