Motorbike Insurance News
Motorists in the UK should be sure to check that the tyres on their vehicles are in good working order before heading out onto the road.
Officials in Norwich issued warnings to over 100 motorists as part of a clampdown against those using bus lanes during rush hour, a local news source states.
The Norwich Evening News reports that an operation between 07:30 and 09:30 caught out 107 drivers.
Pupils at a Yorkshire school have been told about the dangers of riding a motorbike, it has been reported.
According to the Halifax Evening Courier, the initiative was a joint programme between the school's teachers and governors.
Generating awareness is crucial in reducing road deaths caused by under-age motorists, it is claimed.
Japanese automobile manufacturer Honda has revealed that it intends for one in ten of the cars it sells in the next two years to be a hybrid vehicle.
Over half of cyclists on roads in the UK are worried that vehicles coming to close to them will hit them, it has been reported.
According to a survey of more than 350 bike riders by Pedalite International, 51 per cent fear this, while 61 per believe that cars come too close.
A new rating scheme on motorcycle helmets launched by the Department for Transport (DfT) could save a number of lives each year, it has been claimed.