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# Driving

Last week
7th April 2024 - 13th April 2024
Woman's driving ban for causing death of motorcyclist halved by Court of Appeal
Last month
March 2024
40 more people will die on Irish roads this year compared to 2023 if trend continues, Chambers says
MEPs reject mandatory health checks for driving licence renewals
This year
19,000 fines issued last year for drivers using phones behind the wheel
Parking driving you crazy? It might be because cars are expanding by half a centimetre a year
Campaigners say legislation is urgently needed to halt the trend for ever wider cars.
The average width of Irish new cars exceeds the EU average.
Several SUVs on the market are now over 2 metres wide.
Low temperature warning in effect as -5 degrees expected in some parts
Last year
Over 551,000 people had points on their licences this year - a county-by-county breakdown
Did you sit your driving test this year? Here are the pass rates for each RSA centre for 2023
Gardaí detect motorist driving 139km/h in an 80km/h zone on National Slow Down Day
Motorway and national road lights removed to save energy
Varadkar not in favour of strict cut-off ages and restrictions for older drivers
TD criticises TII after it plans to reserve motorway lay-bys for lorries only
No deadline in place for lowering of speed limits, says McEntee
Driving instructor who said 'who's your daddy' 15 times to student among complaints to RSA
75 additional driver testers to be recruited to deal with backlog
745 people arrested for driving under the influence over the last month
All time
Over 543,000 people had points on their licences this year - a county-by-county breakdown
Conor McGregor dangerous driving case expected to conclude in January
Motor insurance premiums fell by 17% between 2017 and 2021
More than 1,000 drivers caught speeding on Irish roads over the weekend
Almost one in four motorists check their phone notifications while driving
182 arrests over Bank Holiday weekend for driving under influence of drugs or alcohol
FactFind: How can petrol and diesel be called 'carbon neutral'?
Over 540,000 people had points on their licences this year - a county-by-county breakdown
Manchester United’s Aaron Wan-Bissaka banned from driving
Transport Minister launches speed limit appeals procedure and Shared Space signs
New law and 'admin solutions' needed before asylum seekers can get driving licences, dept says
Gardaí catch 316 motorists speeding during first eleven hours of National Slow Down Day
'Get a grip': Motorists being urged to check tyres to ensure they are roadworthy
Here's how the new M50 variable speed limits will work
Ten months added to expiry date on driving licences
Government confirms further extension to expiry dates of driving licences
Man charged after dangerous driving incident in Donegal
RSA confirms plans to allow you sit your car theory test online within a 'number of months'
Agreement signed to allow continued exchange of UK driving licence for people living in Ireland
Did you sit your driving test this year? Here are the pass rates for each RSA test centre for 2020
More than 500,000 people had points on their licences this year - here's a county-by-county breakdown
Have a UK driving licence but live in Ireland? It won't be valid from 1 January
Mother who drove on footpath after teenagers who attacked her daughter gets suspended sentence
Here's how the RSA's driving services and NCT services are affected under Level 5