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RAC comment on Government plans to charge utility companies for digging up roads

RAC comment on Government plans to charge utility companies for digging up roads

News   •   Sep 01, 2017 22:30 BST

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has announced plans to charge utility companies by the hour for digging up roads and give local authorities great powers to coordinate roadworks.

RAC comment on DfT attitude survey on transport and mobile phone use at the wheel

RAC comment on DfT attitude survey on transport and mobile phone use at the wheel

News   •   Aug 29, 2017 14:28 BST

The Department of Transport has published its British Social Attitudes Survey 2016: public attitudes to transport highlighting concerns about mobile phone use at the wheel.

RAC comments on reported increase in the number of compensation claims by victims of uninsured drivers

RAC comments on reported increase in the number of compensation claims by victims of uninsured drivers

News   •   Aug 29, 2017 10:11 BST

The Motor Insurer's Bureau has said that they have seen a 10% increase in the number of claims it is dealing with relating to injury claims arising from accidents with uninsured drivers

RAC comment on Government plans to trial lorry platooning

RAC comment on Government plans to trial lorry platooning

News   •   Aug 25, 2017 10:13 BST

The RAC stresses that the safety of motorists and other road users must be the overwhelming priority in the proposed trials of lorry platooning.

RAC welcomes DfT announcement that learner drivers will be allowed lessons on motorways
RAC comments on DfT drink-drive casualty figures 2015

RAC comments on DfT drink-drive casualty figures 2015

News   •   Aug 03, 2017 14:27 BST

The figures reveal a stubborn plateau in the number of road casualties arising from alcohol related accidents since 2010

RAC comments on motorway 'anti-pollution tunnels' proposal

RAC comments on motorway 'anti-pollution tunnels' proposal

News   •   Aug 03, 2017 10:44 BST

Highways England is considering building canopies over motorways to tackle dangerous levels of toxic fumes.

RAC comments on National Travel Survey 2016 findings

RAC comments on National Travel Survey 2016 findings

News   •   Jul 27, 2017 12:01 BST

The RAC's roads policy spokesman reacts to new data released today

RAC responds to the Government's clean air plan published today
RAC comments on Brake/TRL stopping distances study

RAC comments on Brake/TRL stopping distances study

News   •   Jul 25, 2017 00:01 BST

The RAC's Rod Dennis responds to the study out today

RAC reacts to news that car insurance premiums are rising faster than ever

RAC reacts to news that car insurance premiums are rising faster than ever

News   •   Jul 18, 2017 12:55 BST

The RAC's Mark Godfrey comments on today's news from the ABI

RAC comments on a study which reveals that the most expensive airport parking costs three times more than the cheapest

RAC comments on a study which reveals that the most expensive airport parking costs three times more than the cheapest

News   •   Jul 14, 2017 15:12 BST

A study by Admiral highlights the vast differences in the cost of airport parking around the UK

RAC comments on Highways England trial of a bright orange emergency refuge area for smart motorways

RAC comments on Highways England trial of a bright orange emergency refuge area for smart motorways

News   •   Jul 14, 2017 12:54 BST

The RAC welcomes the trial of a new bright orange SOS-signed emergency refuge area in a development to improve awareness and understanding of what to do if you breakdown or have an accident on a smart motorway

RAC comments on latest Motor Premium Index from the ABI

RAC comments on latest Motor Premium Index from the ABI

News   •   Jul 08, 2017 00:01 BST

The RAC's insurance director comments on new figures released today by the ABI

RAC comments on Transport Investment Strategy announcement

RAC comments on Transport Investment Strategy announcement

News   •   Jul 04, 2017 22:31 BST

The RAC's road policy spokesman reacts to today's news from the Department for Transport

RAC responds to NICE no-idling recommendation

RAC responds to NICE no-idling recommendation

News   •   Jun 30, 2017 00:01 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes reacts to this morning's news from NICE

RAC comments on price cuts at the pumps

RAC comments on price cuts at the pumps

News   •   Jun 29, 2017 12:57 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to today's fuel price cuts

RAC comments on reports of potential fuel 'surge pricing'

RAC comments on reports of potential fuel 'surge pricing'

News   •   Jun 27, 2017 13:26 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to recent reports

Queen's Speech: RAC reaction to announcements that will affect drivers

Queen's Speech: RAC reaction to announcements that will affect drivers

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 14:04 BST

The RAC outlines and responds to announcements made in today's Queen's Speech

RAC comments on new draft Transport Strategy for London

RAC comments on new draft Transport Strategy for London

News   •   Jun 21, 2017 12:03 BST

The RAC reacts to new proposals published today