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Driving in the wet weather - Tyre Safety Month (31 Jul 14)
After the wettest winter on record, this year's Tyre Safety Month campaign will focus on the importance of driving on tyres with adequate tread depth, with a particular emphasis on the dangers of aquaplaning.

Driverless Cars (31 Jul 14)
Driverless cars could be trialled in cities from 2015.

New Manual for managers (30 Jul 14)
A new Web-Based Road Safety Manual for Road Managers is to be released by The World Road Association (PIARC)

Brake to launch global site (25 Jul 14)
a new web site will provide resources, examples and guidance to help NGOs, governments, companies and educators around the world run successful road safety events.

'Didn't See' campaign launched by THINK! (23 Jul 14)
The 'Didn't See' radio campaign has been launched by THINK! to encourage drivers to take longer to look for motorcyclists.

Modernising driver training:response to consultation (22 Jul 14)
Following last year's consultation on the 'modernisation of the driver industry' GOV.UK has now published its response.

Crash Avoidance (21 Jul 14)
More vehicles have AEB as standard

Slovakia leads on cutting road deaths (15 Jul 14)
Slovakia has made the most progress in saving lives since an EU target to halve road deaths by 2020 was set four years ago, according to ETSC's latest Road Safety Performance Index (PIN) report.

Guidelines Updated (14 Jul 14)
The IHE has launched this revised version of its motorcycling guidelines in a new multi-platform website.

At work driving management must be given high priority (9 Jul 14)
A new RoSPA report highlights that road deaths and serious injuries involving at-work drivers and riders is "one of the most serious road safety issues". Driving for Better Business was delighted to be a contributor.

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