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UK enforcement campaign shows increased levels of drink driving

A campaign in June conducted by police in the UK showed an increase in drink driving levels over the previous two years. The Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) in the UK has released the results of its drink driving …

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Drink driving enforcement campaign month begins in the UK

Road safety charity provides advice to drivers on drink driving as a month-long enforcement campaign begins in the UK. A public awareness and enforcement campaign by the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) has taken to the streets in the …

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Seasonal drink driving reduced in the UK over Christmas period

A reduction was seen in the number of drink driving offences in the UK over Christmas 2013 but remains at a significantly high level. The UK’s Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) has released the results of the annual Christmas …

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Revised enforcement guidelines for 20mph speed limits

The ACPO has made revisions to its speed enforcement guidelines covering 20mph speed limits in the UK. Increased clarity on enforcement policies has resulted from amendments to the guidelines issued by the UK’s Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) for …

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Award for heritage site road blocking system

Gunwharf Quays in Portsmouth gains award for innovative design of hostile vehicle mitigation road blocker designed to blend in with heritage site aesthetics. The shopping and leisure complex on the site of the historic naval dockyards in the southern UK …

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Drink driving enforcement campaign begins in UK

The Department for Transport and the ACPO are collaborating on an advertising and enforcement campaign aimed at reducing drink driving levels over the festive season. The message behind the THINK! public awareness campaign launched today by the UK’s Department for …

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UK Traffic Police Release Drink Driving Enforcement Campaign Results

More to be done to prevent drink driving in the UK after small reduction registered during summer enforcement campaign. Traffic police in the UK performed 83,224 UK drivers breath tested in the UK during the summer enforcement campaign which took …

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Road Accident Victim Family Liaison Officers Conferences to Take Place

Two conferences will take place this autumn in the UK for traffic Family Liaison Officers. UK road safety charity Brake has organised two conferences for Family Liaison Officers involved in dealing with the victims of road accidents. The conferences will …

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UK Male Drivers Targeted in Anti-Drink Driving Campaign

Brake is appealing to Britain’s male drivers to abstain from drinking before sitting behind the wheel. The 1st June sees the start of a month long campaign instigated by the ACPO (Association of Chief Police Officers) in the UK against …

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80mph UK Speed Limit Trial Comes Under Criticism

Road safety charity calls on Government to scrap trials on increasing UK speed limit on motorways in the country. As the British government’s plans tighten on beginning trials on the M20 motorway for introducing an 80mph speed limit, road safety …

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