Monthly Archives: September 2008

New provisions for careless driving.

Changes to sentencing guidelines and the part introduction of provisions of the Road Safety Act during August 2008 have meant a shift in the emphasis placed on careless driving. The changes will hit home the message that driving involves control.

Blue badge parking – abuse and reform

As the population ages and parking becomes more expensive, so the temptation has increased to abuse the blue badge parking scheme. The scheme currently operates under The Local Authorities' Traffic Orders (Exemptions for Disabled Persons) (England) Regulations 2000 and is administered.