Speed & Safety Camera News
Motorists have been snapped applying make-up and brushing their hair behind the wheel by cameras in Sunderland, it has been reported.
According to the Sunderland Echo, eating, drinking and kissing at the wheel are also quite common on the road.
There is a war on uninsured drivers and it is being won by authorities, it has been claimed.
Insurance Daily has reported that the Motor Insurance Bureau (MIB) has seized 150,000 automobiles without cover this year.
Police in North Wales are to crack down on motorists who eat behind the wheel by using speed cameras, it has been reported.
According to the Daily Post, officers in the region will employ the method to catch out smoking drivers as well.
A new website has been launched for motorists in the UK who believe that looser laws should apply to speeding.
Speedaholics.com supports "responsible driving" and not the reckless use of vehicles, according to a spokesman.
A new initiative from authorities in Tayside will see officers crack down on drivers who speed on the region's rural roads, according to a national news source.
Generating awareness is crucial in reducing road deaths caused by under-age motorists, it is claimed.
Tens of thousands of vehicles have been seized by Merseyside Police in a two-year clampdown on illegal driving.
According to the force, more than 20,000 cars have been taken off the roads since Operation Tango began in January 2006.
Drivers should make sure that they keep both hands on the wheel whenever they are on the road, it has been claimed.
Motorists in Hampshire who break the law on the roads are the target of a new initiative from police in the region, according to reports.
Police officers have issued fines to drivers using an access-only area of Slough as a shortcut, it has been reported.
According to the Slough Observer, 36 £30 fixed penalty notices were handed out last Wednesday when 150 motorists were stopped.