Knowing how to drive safely is beneficial not only to you and your passengers but other road users too. Many accidents are caused by inattention, poor driving skills or lack of basic knowledge about road rules. No matter what your age or situation, you can benefit from doing a safe driving course and avoid becoming a statistic.
Planning to head overseas and do a road trip? Before you book your rental car, check out if the country you’re visiting is known for its road safety – if not you might be better off getting around by train or local bus. Here are a few countries that have some of the lowest road fatalities in the world.
The Speed Humps still allow larger vehicles, such as buses and trucks to pass while slowing all traffic entering and exiting the roundabouts. Councils have trialled this use of Speed Humps successfully, and it is now being rolled out across a number of “problem” roundabouts.
Owning an electric car will become more affordable in the next few years according to electric vehicle (EV) specialists Tesla. The California-based carmaker has announced that they are planning on producing a cheaper EV to target the average household.