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Motorists claim to being regularly left dazzled by modern vehicle headlights

Motorists claim to being regularly left dazzled by modern vehicle headlights

Press Releases   •   Mar 24, 2018 00:01 GMT

Drivers are complaining that some modern day headlights are too bright

Call for drivers to ‘slow down, make space and move on’ when passing breakdowns

Call for drivers to ‘slow down, make space and move on’ when passing breakdowns

Press Releases   •   Nov 29, 2017 10:38 GMT

Following a horrific accident the RAC has launched a campaign to encourage drivers to slow down and give more space when passing broken-down vehicles on the hard shoulder and where people and breakdowns operators are at the roadside.

IAM RoadSmart, the RAC and partners urge drivers to insist on Autonomous Emergency Braking

IAM RoadSmart, the RAC and partners urge drivers to insist on Autonomous Emergency Braking

Press Releases   •   Sep 28, 2017 09:30 BST

The new group urges drivers to insist on Autonomous Emergency Braking for their next new car

Coalition calls on mobile industry to cut driver distraction caused by phones

Coalition calls on mobile industry to cut driver distraction caused by phones

Press Releases   •   Sep 11, 2017 10:03 BST

Brake, the RAC's Be Phone Smart campaign and a number of other organisations sign a letter calling on mobile phone OS companies to bring in a standard 'drive safe' mode

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Latest drink-drive casualty figures up 7% to 9,040 in 2016

Latest drink-drive casualty figures up 7% to 9,040 in 2016

News   •   Aug 09, 2018 11:29 BST

RAC comments on the DfT latest estimates for road casualties arising from illegal levels of alcohol

RAC comments on call for evidence on cycle safety

RAC comments on call for evidence on cycle safety

News   •   Mar 09, 2018 18:11 GMT

The RAC's Nicholas Lyes responds

Weather and travel update: the RAC remains on high alert with record number of breakdowns

Weather and travel update: the RAC remains on high alert with record number of breakdowns

News   •   Mar 02, 2018 08:56 GMT

Thursday proved treacherous on the roads and conditions are still challenging today

New MOT categories to be introduced in May

New MOT categories to be introduced in May

News   •   Jan 25, 2018 11:39 GMT

New MOT categories to be introduced in May as part of an EU directive. The test will now class defects as Dangerous, Major or Minor.

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BRAKE Fleet Safety Awards 2015

BRAKE Fleet Safety Awards 2015

Events   •   Sep 17, 2015 12:10 BST

RAC Business has been shorlisted in the Safety Product Award category in Brake's long-standing and highly-coveted Fleet Safety Awards, which are presented to winners at a glittering awards ceremony in the UK annually,

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RAC Parliamentary Newsletter #13 - October 2016

In this month's newsletter we explore two key findings from the latest RAC Report on Motoring: the significant increase in the use of handheld phones at the wheel; and motorist's concern with the high cost of insurance. There is also the latest news from RAC Fuel Watch and a round-up of RAC activity around the UK.

RAC Response to Transport Select Committee inquiry into road traffic law enforcement

The RAC's written evidence to the Transport Select Committee's inquiry into road traffic law enforcement, which closed on the 12th October 2015

RAC Parliamentary Newsletter #5 - October 2015

In this month’s newsletter, we focus on the RAC's 2015 Report on Motoring, our calls for action, as well as our response to the Consumer Rights Act 2015, the ban on smoking in vehicles with minors, and Early Day Motion 390.

Report on Motoring 2010

Report on Motoring 2010

Documents   •   Jun 01, 2010 10:05 BST

The RAC Report on Motoring 2010 shows motorists are becoming more inward-looking. They are more concerned about their home and local area than national or global issues and their energy is being spent on using what resources they have in the most cost-efficient and effective way.