In December 2011 Roads Minister Mike Penning decided that the time had come to change the law and make it possible for learner drivers to have motorway lessons. By the summer of 2012 learner drivers from 17 years of age (16 if currently getting Disability Living Allowance at the higher rate (mobility component) will be let loose on UK Motorways.
In a desperate effort to stop drinking and driving in France, President Nicolas Sarkozy’s is to make France the first nation in the world to adopt a policy that requires all motorists to carry Breathalyzer kits in their vehicles. France’s death toll on the roads in 2011 was 4,000, one-third of the deaths were alcohol related. … Read more