2014

  • 1 December 2014
    A Christmas crackdown aimed at cutting the number of drink-driving incidents on Derbyshire’s roads is underway.
  • 17 November 2014
    A week of action designed to reduce road deaths and injuries has been organised by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership to support the charity Brake’s annual road safety week (17-23 November).
  • 13 November 2014
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership will be giving away free wing mirror stickers reminding drivers to watch out for bikes this autumn.
  • 31 October 2014

    Be prepared for bad weather – that’s the message Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is sending to motorists this winter.

  • 17 October 2014
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership has welcomed a government campaign warning drivers about the unforseen hazards they will face on country roads.
  • 16 October 2014
    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 26 October.
  • 9 October 2014
    Businesses in four Derbyshire districts can learn about safe, energy efficient driving techniques at a free event next month.
  • 6 October 2014

    Make sure your tyres can protect you during wet weather – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to motorists during Tyre Safety Month (October).

  • 1 October 2014
    Plans to protect communities from the dangers of speeding have been unveiled by Derbyshire police.
  • 12 September 2014
    Social media and driving don’t mix – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message after research revealed more than a fifth of drivers are unaware it’s illegal to check Twitter and facebook on the road.
  • 9 September 2014
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is warning parents whose children start secondary school this month to talk to them about road safety.
  • 22 August 2014
    Places are still available on next month’s Derbyshire BikeSafe workshop
  • 25 July 2014
    Plan ahead for a smoother journey – that’s the message Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership is sending to motorists during the summer holiday season.
  • 16 July 2014
    Places are still available on this month’s Derbyshire BikeSafe workshop
  • 10 July 2014
    Don’t risk driving tired this holiday season – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to motorists as they plan their summer breaks.
  • 30 June 2014
    Don’t get behind the wheel if your medication affects your driving – that’s Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership’s message to hay fever sufferers after research revealed that one in six drivers ignore drug warning labels or fail to look at them.
  • 6 June 2014
    Play it safe when you’ve got less time to react – that’s the message from Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership after research revealed that nearly 60 per cent of drivers risk tailgating on motorways and 70mph dual carriageways.
  • 1 June 2014

    Derbyshire Constabulary has kicked off its June breath-testing campaign by releasing a hard-hitting film about the impact of serious and fatal crashes.

  • 29 April 2014
    Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership will be running a rider safety stall at the 2014 Thundersprint Festival of Motorcycling.
  • 15 April 2014

    Ride Smart – a free safety magazine for motorcyclists - has been launched by Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership.

  • 4 April 2014
    Watch out for bikes – that’s the message from Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership after new research revealed that more than half of drivers are ‘often surprised when a rider appears from nowhere’.
  • 28 February 2014
    Don’t get distracted by food while driving – that’s the warning from Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership after research revealed that more than sixty per cent of drivers have eaten at the wheel in the past year.
  • 14 February 2014
    Give the road 100 per cent of your attention – that’s the message from Derby and Derbyshire Road Safety Partnership after research revealed that more than a third of drivers lose concentration behind the wheel.
  • 20 January 2014
    Derbyshire police have released the results of their Christmas breath-testing campaign.