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RAC comments on calls for a 'drive safe' mode on mobile phones

RAC comments on calls for a 'drive safe' mode on mobile phones

News   •   Dec 19, 2016 15:57 GMT

The RAC's road safety spokesman reacts to reports that the Government is to discuss the problem of illegal phone use while driving with mobile phone companies

RAC comments on draft air quality guidance from NICE

RAC comments on draft air quality guidance from NICE

News   •   Dec 01, 2016 00:01 GMT

The RAC's roads policy spokesman gives the RAC's views on new draft guidance for councils published today

RAC comments on impact on fuel prices following OPEC deal

RAC comments on impact on fuel prices following OPEC deal

News   •   Nov 30, 2016 17:44 GMT

​RAC comments on impact on fuel prices following today’s OPEC announcement, as future looks less certain

Autumn Statement reaction: Insurance Premium Tax the stealth tax of our time

Autumn Statement reaction: Insurance Premium Tax the stealth tax of our time

News   •   Nov 23, 2016 13:41 GMT

After a recent double rise in Insurance Premium Tax, this further increase is a slap in the face for motorists

Autumn Statement reaction: Fuel duty freeze

Autumn Statement reaction: Fuel duty freeze

News   •   Nov 23, 2016 13:35 GMT

RAC reacts to Chancellor’s decision to continue the freeze on fuel duty in his first Autumn Statement today

RAC issues advice to motorists driving in current wet conditions

RAC issues advice to motorists driving in current wet conditions

News   •   Nov 21, 2016 14:30 GMT

The RAC's traffic spokesman advises motorists affected by the current very wet conditions

RAC warns motorists not to get left out in the cold as weather turns wintry

RAC warns motorists not to get left out in the cold as weather turns wintry

News   •   Nov 18, 2016 13:42 GMT

As the Met Office issues weather warnings ahead of the weekend, RAC urges motorists not to get left out in the cold as weather turns wintry.

RAC comments on new crackdown on false whiplash insurance claims

RAC comments on new crackdown on false whiplash insurance claims

News   •   Nov 17, 2016 00:01 GMT

The RAC's director of insurance reacts to new proposals announced designed to curb spurious whiplash insurance claims

RAC reacts to National Police Chiefs' Council "community spotters" scheme to target mobile phone use at the wheel

RAC reacts to National Police Chiefs' Council "community spotters" scheme to target mobile phone use at the wheel

News   •   Nov 15, 2016 10:36 GMT

While using "community spotters" to tackle repeat offenders is an unusual initiative, desperate times call for desperate measures

RAC reacts to today's fuel price cut by retailers

RAC reacts to today's fuel price cut by retailers

News   •   Nov 14, 2016 11:24 GMT

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on the fuel price cut announced by retailers this morning

RAC reacts to immediate points and fine proposals for drivers caught using a handheld phone

RAC reacts to immediate points and fine proposals for drivers caught using a handheld phone

News   •   Nov 08, 2016 11:06 GMT

The RAC's road safety spokesman comments on the Government's response to the consultation on tougher penalties for those caught using a handheld phone while driving

RAC reacts to figures that show 10,000 drivers have been caught twice for being distracted at the wheel

RAC reacts to figures that show 10,000 drivers have been caught twice for being distracted at the wheel

News   •   Nov 03, 2016 13:37 GMT

Shocking figures, including mobile phone use, reveal scale of the task to reverse relaxed attitudes of persistent offenders

RAC reacts to concerns that diesel drivers could be charged to enter city centres

RAC reacts to concerns that diesel drivers could be charged to enter city centres

News   •   Nov 03, 2016 12:41 GMT

Follows High Court ruling that Government failed to meet European emission standards

RAC: "Concerted, sustained effort needed from government, police and motorists" to end phone use epidemic

RAC: "Concerted, sustained effort needed from government, police and motorists" to end phone use epidemic

News   •   Oct 31, 2016 16:58 GMT

The RAC's road safety spokesman reflects on today's sentencing of a driver caught using a handheld device while driving

RAC: New data "lays bare the scale of the country's handheld mobile phone epidemic"

RAC: New data "lays bare the scale of the country's handheld mobile phone epidemic"

News   •   Oct 27, 2016 11:47 BST

RAC road safety spokesman Pete Williams reacts to ​data released this morning that shows far fewer fixed penalty notices being issued in 2015 to drivers illegally using a phone at the wheel

RAC comments on sharp fall in penalty notices issued for motoring offences

RAC comments on sharp fall in penalty notices issued for motoring offences

News   •   Oct 27, 2016 11:42 BST

The RAC's Pete Williams comments on new data showing the number of fixed penalty notices issued for motorists has dropped sharply

RAC comments on speed of current fuel price rises

RAC comments on speed of current fuel price rises

News   •   Oct 18, 2016 16:43 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman comments on Press Association figures that indicate fuel prices are rising at their fastest rate in more than five years

RAC reacts to draft Clean Air Zones consultation

RAC reacts to draft Clean Air Zones consultation

News   •   Oct 17, 2016 12:39 BST

The RAC provides initial reaction to the launch of the Government's Clean Air Zones consultation for England

RAC predicts fuel prices rises following sterling's slump

RAC predicts fuel prices rises following sterling's slump

News   •   Oct 07, 2016 10:36 BST

The RAC's fuel spokesman reacts to the unexpectedly sharp fall in sterling

RAC responds to drink-drive accident statistics

RAC responds to drink-drive accident statistics

News   •   Sep 30, 2016 13:01 BST

The RAC's Nick Lyes comments on new data that shows an increase in the number of accidents caused by drink drivers in 2015