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RAC comment on call to lower drink drive limit to cut accidents

RAC comment on call to lower drink drive limit to cut accidents

News   •   Mar 04, 2017 00:15 GMT

​ RAC comments on the LGA call for lower drink drive limit of 50mg highlighting the 11% increase in serious accidents between 2014 and 2015

RAC encounters big increase in RTAs and cars 'boiling over'

RAC encounters big increase in RTAs and cars 'boiling over'

News   •   Jul 20, 2016 11:45 BST

The RAC is warning motorists that the heatwave is causing havoc for some drivers with vehicle cooling systems in melt down and an unexpected 44% rise in road traffic accidents.

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