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# buckle-up - Friday 24 November, 2017

Explainer: Why we are on the verge of a general election

Frances Fitzgerald is at the heart of a government crisis. Here’s why an email sent to her back in 2015 could bring about a general election.

# buckle-up - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Four out of five child car seats aren't properly fitted

“You could have the best car in the world and best seat in the world but they could not work together.”

# buckle-up - Monday 19 December, 2016

What are pretensioner seatbelts and are they better than normal seatbelts?

Got a motoring question or looking for some advice? We’re here to help.

# buckle-up - Monday 10 October, 2016

From The42 Watch: Local commentator loses his mind after dramatic finish to Wicklow football final Buckle Up This post contains videos

Watch: Local commentator loses his mind after dramatic finish to Wicklow football final

What drama at Aughrim and it was all captured on video.

# buckle-up - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

"This isn't about personal choice - put your seatbelt on"

At least one person has been killed on every Easter weekend since 2009.

# buckle-up - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Where in Dublin are you most likely to pass your driving test?

Less than half of drivers in the capital pass their driving test – but where has the highest pass rate?

# buckle-up - Friday 14 March, 2014

How did your county do when it comes to not wearing seatbelts?

The Road Safety Authority have released figures showing the number of drivers per county who were given penalty points for seatbelt offences.

# buckle-up - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Over 8,400 drivers caught not putting seatbelts on children

And an another terrible statistic from the RSA reveals that one in five people killed on our roads last year were not wearing their seatbelts.

# buckle-up - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

From The42 This is how the Dubs look after the Bob O'Keeffe Cup after Sunday's win Buckle Up

# buckle-up - Monday 27 May, 2013

10 per cent of Irish drivers still don't buckle up

A new survey has revealed that drivers in Ireland are speeding, tailgating and forgetting to dim their lights like nobody’s business.