2012

  • 7 December 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership has welcomed a government campaign warning people about the dangers of drink driving.
  • 30 November 2012
    Derbyshire police are asking people to report drivers who get behind the wheel after a festive tipple.
  • 16 November 2012

    Cut-price training that helps 17-20 year olds to become better drivers is being offered by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.

  • 9 November 2012
    Beware of counterfeit car seats that can’t protect children properly – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to parents following news that fake products are being sold cheaply online.
  • 29 October 2012
    Watch out for bikes – that’s the message Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is sending to drivers in its latest publicity campaign.
  • 22 October 2012
    Be prepared for the end of British Summer Time – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to road users ahead of the clock change on Sunday 28 October.
  • 19 October 2012
    A website offering winter driving advice has been welcomed by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.
  • 16 October 2012

    Get ready for winter by checking your tyres – that’s the message from Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership during Tyre Safety Month (October).

  • 1 October 2012

    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is urging parents to take advantage of free child car seat checks being offered across the county.

  • 28 September 2012

    People who commit minor motoring offences in Derbyshire are being offered a positive alternative to penalty points.

  • 14 September 2012

    Local businesses learnt how to protect themselves and their staff from the costs of poor driving at a free workshop organised by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.

  • 7 September 2012
    Perform safety checks on your vehicle before long journeys – that’s the message from Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership after a survey revealed that many drivers are failing to take basic precautions.
  • 31 August 2012
    Protect your child properly in the car - that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to parents following news that 74 per cent of child car seats failed during recent safety checks.
  • 17 August 2012
    Play it safe when you’re out on your bike – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to everyone who has caught the cycling bug following the Tour de France and the Olympics.
  • 1 August 2012

    Tyre safety will be the hot topic at Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s motorcycle meet on Sunday 19 August.

  • 30 July 2012
    A free event for businesses that want to protect themselves and their staff from the costs of poor driving is being staged by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.
  • 24 July 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s is urging parents to take advantage of free child car seat checks being offered across the county.
  • 20 July 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership will be running a rider safety stall at the finals of Triskelion Motorcycle Training’s Slow Speed Challenge on Sunday 29 July.
  • 13 July 2012
    Make sure your medication won’t affect your driving before getting behind the wheel – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to hay fever sufferers this summer.
  • 6 July 2012
    Protect your child properly in the car - that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to parents following news that 73 per cent of child car seats failed during recent safety checks.
  • 29 June 2012
    Don't ruin a night out by drinking and driving - that's the message from Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership this summer.
  • 22 June 2012
    Plan ahead for an easier journey – that’s the message Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is sending to motorists during the summer holiday season.
  • 8 June 2012
    Make sure your child’s car seat is safely fitted – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to parents during Child Safety Week (June 18 – 24).
  • 1 June 2012

    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is urging haulage companies, farmers and bus operators to support the Motorcycle Action Group’s Kill Spills Campaign.

  • 31 May 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership will be running a rider safety stall at the Peaks Custom and Classic Motorcycle Show on Sunday 17 June.
  • 25 May 2012
    A new website offering summer driving advice has been welcomed by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.
  • 15 May 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership has welcomed government plans to crack down on those who drive while under the influence of drugs.
  • 30 April 2012
    There are still places available on the May Derbyshire BikeSafe workshop at Duffield Fire Station.
  • 26 April 2012
    Protect your child properly in the car - that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to parents following news that 78 per cent of child car seats failed during recent safety checks.
  • 20 April 2012
    Switch your phone off before you drive off – that’s the message from Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership after a survey found that nearly half of drivers chat on their phones while at the wheel.
  • 13 April 2012
    The publication of 14 new helmet safety ratings for motorcyclists has been welcomed by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.
  • 5 April 2012
    Motorcyclists are being warned to check their tyres by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.
  • 2 April 2012
    A facebook page designed to help motorcyclists stay safe is being launched by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership at Easter. 
  • 23 March 2012

    A powerful film about the dangers faced by motorcyclists is being shown to 15 and 16 year olds by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.

  • 2 March 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is warning poorly drivers to play it safe after a survey revealed that almost one fifth of drivers take to the road whilst unfit to drive.
  • 24 February 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership has welcomed the forthcoming return of a government campaign warning drivers to watch out for motorcyclists.
  • 3 February 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership has welcomed news that the government is setting up an expert panel to offer advice on tackling drug driving.
  • 27 January 2012
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership has welcomed the removal of pre-published questions from the driving theory test.
  • 16 January 2012
    Derbyshire police have released the results of their Christmas breath-testing campaign.
  • 3 January 2012

    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is offering motorcycle trainers a free learning pack which teaches new riders how to survive the challenges they will face.