Road safety: the number of road deaths is stable in June 2019

Road safety: The Number of Road Deaths is Stable in June 2019

According to road safety figures, 290 people died on the roads in June 2019, as much as in June 2018. But mortality is increasing in Overseas territories of France. The number of road deaths in mainland France remained stable in June 2019. According to preliminary estimates of the National Interministerial Observatory of Road Safety (ONISR) published Tuesday 9th July, 2019, 290 […]

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Before arriving on the beach, this motorist who was carrying a giant unicorn inflatable was stopped by gendarmes, Friday, July 5, 2019.

He Carries his Unicorn Inflatable on the Roof of his Car, a Verbalised Motorist

He was going to make himself incognito with his inflatable on a Var beach Friday, 5th July 2019, but he was intercepted before throwing himself into the water. You have been warned! Not everything is allowed on the roof of your vehicle. Some motorists still think that are still free from the regulations … Read also: Road safety: drones […]

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27 interceptions at road checks by gendarmes in Sarthe

Checks in Sarthe: They Drove from 20 to 40 km/h too quickly, 27 People Intercepted by the Gendarmes

The gendarmes were conducting checks on the roads of the Sarthe this Saturday 6th July. In two hours, they have verbalised 27 people for speeding from 20 to 40 km/h. Saturday 6th July 2019, the first day of the great departures on vacation of the summer, the gendarmes of the Sarthe led road checks controls on the roads of the department. Objective: “to […]

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Speed checks announced in the Sarthe

The Map of Speed Checks in Sarthe from Monday 8th to Tuesday 9th July

The gendarmes announced some speed checks on Monday 8th and Tuesday 9th July 2019 in Sarthe. Discover our interactive map. The gendarmes of the Sarthe “in the context of the fight against road insecurity”, communicate on some checks conducted on the roads of the department on Monday 8th and Tuesday 9th July 2019 . Monday, July 8 The gendarmes […]

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Electric cars will have to be noisy in Europe

All Electric Cars Will Now Have to Make Noise to Warn Pedestrians

ROAD SAFETY: From 1st July, all new four-wheeled electric vehicles will be equipped with the AVAS system in the European Union Electric vehicles are too discreet. For pedestrians, it’s hard not to be surprised when approaching these perfectly silent electric cars. As a safety measure, all new electric four-wheeled cars must now emit an artificial noise, reports Numerama. This new obligation comes into effect […]

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With 800 offenses a day, the use of the phone while driving is always more dangerous

With 800 Offences a Day, the Use of the Phone While Driving is Always More Dangerous

In 15 years, road behaviour has changed. Less alcohol and excessive speeding but more “small” risky behaviour, especially with smartphones. On Wednesday 19th June, 2019, AXA Prévention unveiled the results of its 15th barometer focused on the behaviour of French on the roads *. A barometer created in 2004 and which highlighted, 15 years later, significant changes, especially with the telephone. High speed and […]

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A 157 km / h, they were racing on a road limited to 50 km /h in Sète

Sète: At 157 km/h, they Raced on a Road with a Speed Limit of 50 km/h

EXCESSIVE SPEED: Their driving licenses were removed on the spot, caught speeding at Sète Two young men aged 21 were arrested at the wheel of their respective cars during the Pentecost weekend. They were engaged in a race on a road limited to a speed of 50 km/h. The first was caught at 157 km/h, the second at […]

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The maximum speed allowed on secondary roads will not be raised to 90 km/h in Loire-Atlantique

Why Loire-Atlantique Will Keep the Maximum Speed Limit at 80 km/h

In a letter addressed to the Prime Minister, the president of the Department of Loire-Atlantique explains why the maximum authorized speed limit will not be raised to 90 km/h. Friday 7th June 2019, Philippe Grosvalet, President of the Department of Loire-Atlantique, sent a letter to Edouard Philippe, Prime Minister, about the speed limit on departmental roads. #Routes Le Département […]

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Under the eyes of 2,000 school children in Lannion, a spectacular collision between a scooter and a car. More than ever, the time has to be for prevention.

Lannion: A Scary Crash Test in Front of 2,000 School Children

2,000 college and high school students witnessed a collision between a scooter and a car at the former Nokia site in Lannion. “Wooh, it’s violent, it’s scary.” They are unanimous, the crash test “makes you think”. Like Alexis, there were nearly 2,000 school children for two days benefiting from road safety events organised for the first time by the […]

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