Taylor-made driver training

In our latest blog post, RoSPA CEO Errol Taylor reflects on taking his advanced driving test. What a huge sense of relief! After a few weeks of re-reading the Highway Code and trying to unlearn various bad habits, it was wonderful to hear the examiner pronounce “that was a gold grade drive” and to realise... Continue Reading →

6 reasons why you should attend the RoSPA Scotland Conference

The 2019 RoSPA Scotland Conference is fast approaching.  The event is a unique opportunity to hear from experts as they discuss key issues through a range of updates, case studies and interactive sessions.  This year’s conference marks the 25th anniversary of the event and is at the DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh City Centre, so make... Continue Reading →

Happy Together 2: Drivers and Cyclists working in harmony

Part 2: Cyclists As a cyclist it’s easy to feel like you’re being sinned against. You’ve got to get to work by 9, you’ve got an important delivery to make or maybe you just want to get home to your family.  The last thing you want is inconsiderate motorists hindering your progress and potentially causing... Continue Reading →

Happy Together? Drivers and Cyclists working in harmony

Throughout 2019, we'll be blogging with quick and easy tips for everyone who drives for work. Helping you and your fleet stay safe on the roads. First up, we've got a two part look at how both cyclists and drivers can share the road safely... Part one: Drivers You encounter them on most of your... Continue Reading →

Baby it’s cold outside – 11 essential things you need in your car this winter

What do you need to have stored in your vehicle over the cold, dark winter months? Here’s a list of 11 essentials you need to be packing...

#OSHtober: 13 spooky tips for driving on Halloween night

The nights are drawing in, and driving in the dark is part of everyday life.  The problem is that whether it’s morning or not, driving in the dark reduces your ability to judge and estimate speed and distance and to assess accurately the position of oncoming traffic. Plus, your body naturally slows down at night... Continue Reading →

2,4,6,8 Motorway

Motorways are the safest type of road, but also the least forgiving, due to their higher speeds. Dangerous situations develop quickly; vehicles travel much further before drivers even start to react. If you drive too close to the vehicle in front, or forget to use your mirrors before moving out, it could be disastrous. So... Continue Reading →

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