News archive: 2017
Essex County Fire & Rescue Service (ECFRS), working in partnership with other SERP colleagues, will be attending the forthcoming 2017 V Festival to deliver road safety messages to festivalgoers.
(17 August 2017)
Officers from the Harlow Community Policing Team joined forces with Essex County Council’s road safety team for a cycle safety event earlier this month.
(15 August 2017)
A partnership operation led by Essex Police in Colchester recently saw 66 drivers caught without wearing a seatbelt.
(11 August 2017)
Essex Highways has been recognised nationally for its upkeep of roads and pavements across the county.
(10 August 2017)
Britain’s first ‘smart streetlights’ – with the potential to monitor pollution, create Wi-Fi hotspots and even guide driverless vehicles – are being trialled on a road in Chelmsford.
(9 August 2017)
Project Edward is an initiative run by TISPOL (Traffic Information System POLice – the European traffic police network), with the vision of achieving a European Day Without A Road Death.
(14 June 2017)
An 18-year-old student has beaten off competition from more than 8,000 youngsters to win a free car after pledging to drive more safely.
(24 May 2017)
The 2017 National Road Safety Analysis Conference (“Joining the Dots”) was held in Birmingham on 2nd March.
(9 March 2017)
On 1st March 2017 the cost of sending or receiving a call or text on a hand held device whilst driving will be 6 penalty points on your driving licence and £200.
(17 February 2017)
From Road Safety GB New booster seat rules coming into effect by 1 March 2017 will not affect existing booster seats and cushions, the Government has confirmed.
(6 February 2017)