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Gardaí clock driver doing 123km per hour in 80km zone
# Operation Slowdown
# Operation Slowdown

Gardaí clock driver doing 123km per hour in 80km zone

Aug 28th 2015, 1:59 PM 31,830 Views 89 Comments

They’ve checked more than 18,000 cars for speed today.

Drivers beware: The first automated 'red light camera' goes live today
# Stop The Lights
# Stop The Lights

Drivers beware: The first automated 'red light camera' goes live today

Jun 4th 2015, 8:15 AM 29,915 Views 42 Comments

The system has been set up at one of the worst sites in Dublin for crashes between cars and Luas trams.

Mayo 'Fast & Furious' imitators told "Donuts are for eating not car manoeuvres"
# Don't Be An Ass
# Don't Be An Ass

Mayo 'Fast & Furious' imitators told "Donuts are for eating not car manoeuvres"

Apr 13th 2015, 5:35 PM 16,903 Views 34 Comments

Gardaí are receiving complaints about loud noises emitted from revved up engines and screeching tyres.

Almost 500 Irish drivers caught speeding in just 24 hours
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Almost 500 Irish drivers caught speeding in just 24 hours

Mar 28th 2015, 11:45 AM 27,645 Views 79 Comments

Gardaí have checked more than 100,000 vehicles since yesterday morning.

Speed limits are changing - here's how
# Country Roads
# Country Roads

Speed limits are changing - here's how

Mar 19th 2015, 9:47 AM 28,821 Views 65 Comments

Local authorities are getting more power.

Minister: Speed vans aren't about making money, honest
# Saving Lives
# Saving Lives

Minister: Speed vans aren't about making money, honest

Mar 4th 2015, 12:37 PM 12,102 Views 53 Comments

Dara Murphy denied the cameras are strategically located in areas where speed limits increase.

Speeding tourists won't be able to escape penalties under new law
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Speeding tourists won't be able to escape penalties under new law

Feb 12th 2015, 6:05 PM 33,204 Views 39 Comments

The European Parliament has passed legislation to allow police forces in different Member States to share data.

Here's how to avoid sliding all over the place in icy conditions tomorrow
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Here's how to avoid sliding all over the place in icy conditions tomorrow

Jan 27th 2015, 10:01 PM 48,726 Views 54 Comments

Do you have that de-icer at the ready?

Reducing speed limits to 30 km/h in built-up areas – would you be in favour?
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Reducing speed limits to 30 km/h in built-up areas – would you be in favour?

Oct 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 12,735 Views 66 Comments

The Institute of Public Health said lowering the speed limit will benefit public health.

'He was like a wounded pup' - Mother makes emotional appeal over speed limits
# Jakes Legacy
# Jakes Legacy

'He was like a wounded pup' - Mother makes emotional appeal over speed limits

Aug 12th 2014, 3:01 PM 24,131 Views 36 Comments

Roseann Brennan’s son Jake died in June after being knocked down near his home.

Here's why Leo Varadkar is looking to avoid 'land mines in Angola'
# Reform To Realism
# Reform To Realism

Here's why Leo Varadkar is looking to avoid 'land mines in Angola'

Aug 6th 2014, 10:53 AM 8,257 Views 19 Comments

Analysis: The Health Minister’s intervention on universal health insurance yesterday is all about managing expectations.

Universal health insurance by 2019? No chance, says Varadkar
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Universal health insurance by 2019? No chance, says Varadkar

Aug 5th 2014, 8:11 AM 13,618 Views 41 Comments

The new Health Minister says the plan is “too ambitious”.

Drivers caught speeding today will get more penalty points under new rules
# Shake Up
# Shake Up

Drivers caught speeding today will get more penalty points under new rules

Aug 1st 2014, 6:45 AM 24,990 Views 70 Comments

There is a new category of driver on the roads from today – the novice driver.

Drivers told to slow down in estates after four-year-old knocked down
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Drivers told to slow down in estates after four-year-old knocked down

Jul 1st 2014, 2:58 PM 18,914 Views 33 Comments

The girl was hit this morning in the John Sweeney Park estate in Carlow.

The highest speed detected by gardaí today was 30km per hour over the limit
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

The highest speed detected by gardaí today was 30km per hour over the limit

May 30th 2014, 10:25 PM 34,610 Views 133 Comments

A vehicle in Sligo was found to be travelling 130km per hour in a 100 km per hour zone. Slow down everyone, it’s the weekend.

11 people have been killed over the June Bank Holiday in the last two years
# Slow Down Day
# Slow Down Day

11 people have been killed over the June Bank Holiday in the last two years

May 27th 2014, 8:00 PM 8,513 Views 24 Comments

National ‘Slow Down’ day is taking place from 7am this Friday to 7am on Saturday.

10 pieces of undeniable proof that time itself has sped up
# Slow Down
From The Daily Edge
# Slow Down

10 pieces of undeniable proof that time itself has sped up

Apr 3rd 2014, 9:38 PM 38,088 Views 34 Comments

What do you mean it’s April already?

Sports reporter was in an AWFUL hurry to get to a basketball game
# Slow Down
From The Daily Edge
# Slow Down

Sports reporter was in an AWFUL hurry to get to a basketball game

Mar 16th 2014, 10:41 AM 5,007 Views 2 Comments

The running man.

Operation Slow Down: 321 vehicles caught speeding in 24 hours
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Operation Slow Down: 321 vehicles caught speeding in 24 hours

Jun 1st 2013, 7:30 AM 10,174 Views 38 Comments

Gardaí are urging everyone this June Bank Holiday weekend to travel safely and reduce their speed.

75 killed on Irish roads this year, don't be number 76 this weekend
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

75 killed on Irish roads this year, don't be number 76 this weekend

May 30th 2013, 6:45 AM 4,527 Views 18 Comments

“The speed limit is not a target that must be achieved,” the Garda Assistant Commissioner has warned.

PICS: Snow-ice warning in place as Irish Air Corps aids NI snowbound livestock
# Brrr
# Brrr

PICS: Snow-ice warning in place as Irish Air Corps aids NI snowbound livestock

Mar 27th 2013, 8:09 AM 14,635 Views 34 Comments

Thousands of snowbound animals in the North are feared dead, but the extent of the losses are unclear as most are buried below thick blankets of snow.

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

Over 1,100 delays/collisions on Irish roads in 2012 - AA Roadwatch

Dec 29th 2012, 9:48 AM 4,610 Views 16 Comments

At 374 incidents, Dublin experienced nearly four times as many delays as anywhere else.

Road-users warned to slow down over Easter Bank Holiday
# Roads
# Roads

Road-users warned to slow down over Easter Bank Holiday

Apr 4th 2012, 4:23 PM 2,436 Views 23 Comments

During the 2000 to 2011 period, 197 people were killed or seriously injured on Irish roads over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend.

Speed limits across the country set to be reviewed
# Speed Limits
# Speed Limits

Speed limits across the country set to be reviewed

Feb 8th 2012, 12:49 PM 5,200 Views 63 Comments

Minister for Transport Leo Varadkar has announced a major nationwide review to ensure that all speed restrictions are “both safe and sensible”.

30 km/h speed limit introduced in Cork city centre
# Slow Down
# Slow Down

30 km/h speed limit introduced in Cork city centre

Nov 17th 2011, 4:09 PM 2,660 Views 23 Comments

The new limit aims to make the city centre more pedestrian and shopper friendly.