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#Speed Cameras

# speed-cameras - Monday 17 February, 2020

Over 900 new speed camera zones come into operation today

The new zones include areas where fatal and serious collisions have previously occurred.

# speed-cameras - Monday 11 November, 2019

Siptu members in GoSafe suspend industrial action at request of WRC

The dispute centres on pay, working conditions and union recognition.

# speed-cameras - Friday 25 October, 2019

Disruption to be 'minimised' ahead of GoSafe strike this weekend

The strike by some GoSafe workers will begin tomorrow morning.

# speed-cameras - Friday 27 September, 2019

Motorists urged to 'respect speed limits' as strike by speed camera van operators to go ahead

The 24-hour strike takes place from 6am tomorrow.

# speed-cameras - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Speed cameras in Port Tunnel catching 250 drivers on a monthly basis

The average speed cameras at the tunnel came into force in May.

# speed-cameras - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Where in Ireland gets the most penalty points?

We’ll give you three guesses…

# speed-cameras - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Almost 500 Irish drivers caught speeding in just 24 hours

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

# speed-cameras - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

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

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

# speed-cameras - Thursday 19 June, 2014

'Ignoring' the system gives speeders an 86% chance of avoiding punishment

John O’Brien, the former head of the Garda Traffic Corps, told the PAC that GSOC failed to act on foot of a report he carried out on the penalty points system in 2008.

PAC will be examining penalty points and speed cameras today

What else will the folks on Kildare Street be discussing?

# speed-cameras - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Speed cameras record more than 7,000 hours of driving each month

There are 727 “speed enforcement zones” throughout the country.

# speed-cameras - Monday 30 September, 2013

These are the top ten spots where drivers speed in Dublin

0These locations will receive “targeted enforcement” as part of a new Garda campaign.

# speed-cameras - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

New speed cameras collect €10million in fines

The cameras run by a private operator were introduced in November 2010.

# speed-cameras - Friday 5 August, 2011

In numbers: Thousands more drivers caught speeding

Almost 100,000 drivers have been given penalty points so far this year after new speed cameras were introduced.

# speed-cameras - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: A hoax text message spreads panic in Asia, the Taoiseach and Tanaiste head to the USA for Saint Patrick’s Day and how happy twits flock together.

# speed-cameras - Monday 14 March, 2011

Gardaí seek witnesses to firebomb attack on speed camera van

A ‘GoSafe’ van on the N11 near Gorey is extensively damaged in a fire that Gardaí believe was started deliberately.

# speed-cameras - Friday 26 November, 2010

Garda commissioner condemns arson attack on Dundalk camera

Fachtna Murphy slams the attack on a mobile speed camera outside Dundalk, while a staff member was on board.

# speed-cameras - Friday 19 November, 2010

From The Daily Edge The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

Some of the week’s biggest stories in pictures.

# speed-cameras - Monday 15 November, 2010

Take 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Rush to check speed cameras crashes Garda website... but we've got the map

Motorists flood site to see list of 600 sites to be monitored by new privatised mobile cameras.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: the bailout’s on (or maybe it’s not); Sarah Palin’s new reality show airs in the US – and do the unemployed really earn more than the average industrial wage?

# speed-cameras - Friday 12 November, 2010

Garda website crashes under demand for speed camera map

Swarms of visitors crash the Garda website as a map of new mobile speed cameras goes live.