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New resource launched for learner drivers (22 Oct 14)
FirstCar has launched a digital guide for new drivers, guiding them through the first stages of the process of learning to drive, from finding the perfect instructor to preparing for (and passing) their theory test.

New driving licence data verification system for fleets (22 Oct 14)
The recently launched Association for Driving Licence Verification has announced that it is now working closely with the DVLA on a new digital service for fleet customers to check driving licence data in real-time.

Occupational road safety seminar (21 Oct 14)
Advice and information on tackling occupational road risk will be shared at a free event hosted by The Scottish Occupational Road Safety Alliance (ScORSA).

Safe Roads Safe Kids Global Road Safety Summit (15 Oct 14)
This important event, focusing on reducing traffic-related deaths and injuries among children worldwide, will be held in Washington, D.C. on December 11th-12th, 2014. .

FORS is recognised with Royal Award (15 Oct 14)
Transport for London (TfL)'s Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) has been awarded a Prince Michael International Road Safety Award for its continuing work to improve fleet and freight safety across the UK.

Road danger reduction forum (15 Oct 14)
Organised by RoadPeace, the national charity for road crash victims; the Road Danger Reduction Forum; CTC, the national cycling charity; and the London Cycling Campaign, the conference will highlight what the Metropolitan Police Service and Transport for London are doing to improve cyclist and pedestrian safety, and what changes campaigners would like to see.

Novice Drivers - new report from Goodyear (14 Oct 14)
This new report explores the attitudes of driving instructors and novice drivers, and also reveals the attitudes of parents of novice drivers to road safety.

Partnership Programme helps Moldova (14 Oct 14)
A well managed internal programme inspired by work from EASST has reduced casualties in Moldova.

Blazed & Wasted Evaluation (13 Oct 14)
Evaluating the benefit of road safety educations schemes, especially in an informal public setting, is rarely carried out.

Department for Transport launches latest THINK! campaign (11 Oct 14)
The Department for Transport has launched its latest THINK! road safety campaign to warn drivers of the dangers of country roads.

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