Driver Training Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Waterford, Kilkenny

Posts by admin

New Guidance on Medical Fitness to Drive

By on May 8, 2014 in Enforcement |

New Medical Guidelines for at work drivers The National Programme for Traffic Medicine, a joint initiative between the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI), today launched Sláinte agus Tiomáint Medical Fitness to Drive Guidelines for bus and truck drivers, known as Group 2 drivers. In addition it also contain updated...

Read More
Distracted Driving are you guilty?

Distracted Driving are you guilty?

By on May 6, 2014 in Driving For Work, Enforcement, Motorway, Technology, Texting | 0 comments

Distracted Driving and our perceptions Liberty Insurance contacted me recently regarding their recent survey amongst Irish drivers around the area of distraction. Self reported examples of Distracted Driving are: Digital Distraction (13%) Eating while driving (9%) Talking on the phone (9%) Texting while driving (4%)   How good are we as drivers? In the Liberty...

Read More
New Rural Speed Limit Sign to be introduced

New Rural Speed Limit Sign to be introduced

By on Nov 22, 2013 in Driver CPC, Driver Training, Driving For Work | 0 comments

Post by Driving For Work. In February 2012 the Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport established a Working Group to review the Speed Limits that apply to roads in the State. The Working Group was tasked with: - - Reviewing and making recommendations on the existing overall system of Speed Limits - Reviewing and making recommendations on signs that accompany...

Read More

Is advanced driving heading down the road of tech

By on Nov 21, 2013 in Driver Training | 0 comments

Post by Driving For Work. Whenever the Scania system is active, steering, braking, acceleration and gearshifts are not controlled by the driver but controlled by the vehicle. The truck will follow the flow of traffic in the traffic jam, moving and stopping as is necessary. Laterally, the truck will follow the lane that it is currently in or the preceding vehicle if...

Read More