2011 News

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Thursday, April 28, 2011

Switch off before you drive off this May Bank Holiday

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is warning motorists that using a mobile phone while driving is one of the most dangerous things they can do in a car.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

RSA appeals to road users to stay safe this Easter

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána have issued a public appeal, today Thursday 21st April 2011, for all road users to stay safe on the roads this Easter.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Calling All ‘Leading Lights’ In Road Safety

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is calling on people nationwide to nominate a ‘Leading Light’ in road safety as part of the 2011 ‘Leading Lights in Road Safety’ Awards. The awards recognise the extraordinary and often ‘un-sung’ contribution of people across Ireland to make roads safer.

Monday, April 11, 2011

New Awareness Campaign on Motorway Safety Launched

Since 2005, over 100 people have been killed or seriously injured as a result of collisions on Ireland’s motorway network. Of these, eight people died and 14 were seriously injured in 2010, which is the worst year since 2007 when 26 people were killed or seriously injured. Worryingly 6 people have died in motorway collisions to date in 2011*.



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