2013 News

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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Road Safety Alert – Heavy Rainfall

Wednesday 31 July 2013: The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is advising all road users to take extra care using the roads as heavy rain and localised flooding is expected across the country today and tomorrow.

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

60% Of Drivers Try Useless Tactics to Stop Nodding Off At the Wheel

The RSA, An Garda Síochána and Applegreen announce Driver Reviver Campaign to combat driver fatigue Bank Holiday Warning also focuses on Motorcycle Safety

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

RSA Renews its Warning Over Unofficial Driving Test And Theory Test Websites

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is renewing its warning to anyone booking a driving test online to do so only on the RSA’s official driving test website www.rsa.ie . And anyone booking a driver theory test online to do so on the official theory test website, www.theorytest.ie

Monday, July 22, 2013

Voluntary Replacement Offer High Visibility Vests between September 2011 and December 2011

Between September 2011 and December 2011 Optipro supplied the Road Safety Authority (RSA) with High Visibility vests, many of which the Road Safety Authority distributed free of charge to the public.

Monday, July 22, 2013

RSA & IFA Issue Joint Road Safety Appeal

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and the Irish Farmers Association (IFA) have today, (Mon) 22nd July, urged road users to take extra care as the number of tractors, trailers and other farm machinery using the roads increases.

Monday, July 22, 2013

Road Safety Alert – Greasy Road Surfaces following break in weather

Monday 22 July 2013: The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is advising all road users especially drivers to exercise caution on roads following a break in the dry weather. Rainfall this week will bring to an end a long dry spell which poses added dangers to road users.

Monday, July 15, 2013

Statement Monday 15th July 2013 – Voluntary Replacement Offer

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) can confirm that that a performance issue was identified during a quality control test on a batch of some its RSA branded high visibility vests.

Friday, July 12, 2013

Summer 2013 Newsletter

Welcome to Anam Cara's Summer 2013 Newsletter.

Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Young Driver And Motorcyclist Fatalities Cause For Concern

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are calling on road-users to make road safety a priority for the rest of the year as road fatality statistics show that road deaths for the first six months of 2013 were higher than the same period last year.

Friday, July 05, 2013


The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are urging motorcyclists, scooter and moped users to bike safely on the roads this summer following a rise in motorcycle casualties in 2013.

Thursday, July 04, 2013

RSA and Motorsport Ireland Asking For All Motorsport Enthusiasts to “Keep the Race in its Place” at the Sligo Stages Rally

Thursday 4th July 2013: The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and Motorsport Ireland, in association with Connacht Motor Club who are organisers of the Sligo Park Hotel Sligo Stages Rally which is being staged on Sunday July 14th have issued a joint safety message to fans attending the sporting event to “Keep the Race in its Place”.



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