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#Driver Safety

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Did you sit your driving test this year? Here are the pass rates for each RSA test centre for 2020
# On The Road
# On The Road

Did you sit your driving test this year? Here are the pass rates for each RSA test centre for 2020

Dec 29th 2020, 7:00 AM 69,361 Views 23 Comments

Here’s how drivers fared at each centre across the country this year.

All new cars in Ireland to be equipped to dial emergency services if you crash
# Driver Safety
# Driver Safety

All new cars in Ireland to be equipped to dial emergency services if you crash

Mar 31st 2018, 6:01 AM 16,599 Views 36 Comments

eCall is a new life-saving technology which will be fitted to all new cars from today.

Are your headrests in the right place? (Most people's aren't.)
# Driver Dilemma
# Driver Dilemma

Are your headrests in the right place? (Most people's aren't.)

Jan 15th 2018, 4:51 PM 3,018 Views 1 Comment

Those headrests are actually an essential bit of safety kit.

How can you cut the risk of being injured by your airbag?
# Airbag Safety
# Airbag Safety

How can you cut the risk of being injured by your airbag?

Aug 28th 2017, 12:13 PM 2,348 Views 2 Comments

Here are some things you can do to reduce your chance of getting hurt if your airbag inflates.

Car tip: how to prevent highway hypnosis
# Highway Hypnosis
# Highway Hypnosis

Car tip: how to prevent highway hypnosis

Aug 29th 2016, 1:44 PM 1,734 Views 0 Comments

Avoid white line fever by keeping your brain active and engaged.

Column: Women really ARE better drivers. Insurance should reflect this.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Women really ARE better drivers. Insurance should reflect this.

Oct 17th 2012, 7:00 AM 507 Views 178 Comments

While women may be worse than men at parking, we are better drivers and our insurance premiums should show that, writes AA Ireland’s Miriam O’Neill.

Government urged to include road safety on Junior Cert curriculum
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Government urged to include road safety on Junior Cert curriculum

May 11th 2012, 5:39 PM 2,135 Views 14 Comments

The Government is being urged to “harness” the enthusiasm among teenagers for cars and include road safety training on the programme.

Toyota recalls MORE cars
# Toyota
# Toyota

Toyota recalls MORE cars

Jul 29th 2010, 10:12 PM 153 Views 0 Comments

Steering concerns behind latest recall in the US and Canada.