Ten Tips for Driving on Icy Roads

Driving Safer on Icy Roads Slow Down and leave yourself plenty of room to stop. Don’t rely on other road users to leave space. It’s your job to control it.  You should allow at least three times more space than usual between you and the car in front of...

Penalty Points most common offences

What’s the most common driving offence in Ireland to attract penalty points? It’s not drink driving as many people people think – it’s speeding. Penalty points introduced 10 years ago in 2002 have been very effective according to road safety...

Road Deaths in Ireland – Driver CPC

Driver CPC Driver CPC training for drivers covers statistics including the number of road deaths in Ireland over the last number of years. However figures have been kept regarding road deaths since 1959. One of the benefits of the course is being able to access these...

Driver CPC Foreign Licence Holders

Supposing you are a foreign driver and living in Ireland and you have not exchanged your licence can you do the Driver CPC course? The answer is yes you can. Driver CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) is a European Wide Initiative and is available to drivers...

Directions and map to National Ploughing Championship 2012

View Larger Map The National Ploughing Championships 2012 gets under way next week and as reported on our Twitter Feed this week the signs and directions are already up around the Carlow and Kilkenny areas. This year the event is in Heathpark, New Ross, Co Wexford....