The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and the Irish Farmers Association (IFA) are appealing to motorists to take extra care as the number of tractors, trailers and other farm machinery using the roads increases during the summer season.
As part of National Bike Week, which is taking place from May 14th to May 22nd, the RSA and An Garda Síochána are advising drivers on safety issues that are challenges for cyclists and reminding road users to be aware of cyclists and to share the road safely.
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are reminding learner and novice drivers that they are subject to more stringent driving rules and guidelines.
The research showed that the main reasons for putting the seat belt under the arm were to relieve neck irritation.
A Code of Practice for child car seats has been launched to assist retailers and consumers. If a child’s car seat isn’t fitted correctly, it could lead to a serious or fatal injury in the event of a collision
The Check it Fits service is quick, it’s easy, it’s free and aims to put parents and guardians' minds at ease that their child’s car seat is safely and securely fitted in the car.
As your vehicle’s safety and performance, especially in wet conditions, are significantly reduced as your tyres wear, it is vital that you know about tyre safety
Safety tips for parents and children, as cycling is becoming noticed for all of the health and environment benefits, make sure to stay safe
Check the Garda Speed Enforcement Zones and know your speed limits on our roads to keep us all safer
March, September and December are the most Dangerous months on Irish Roads in terms of both Fatalities and Serious Injuries
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