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Poland's efforts to reduce casualties during winter holiday period

Published Fri, 24/01/2020 - 11:57

The winter holidays are taking place in Poland and because of it traffic police officers take action to ensure the safety of those leaving for some winter rest. 

An important element of caring for safety are inspections of buses carrying them to the place of spending holidays. During the checks, first of all the technical condition of the bus and its equipment will be checked. Of course, driver’s sobriety and his driving license as well.

28-month prison sentence for serial driving theory test impersonator

Published Sat, 11/01/2020 - 07:51

A Coventry man has been sent to prison for 2 years and 4 months for trying to sit theory driving tests for other people at 12 locations across England.

Swallaxadin Abdul Bashir, 42, was sentenced at Warwick Crown Court on Wednesday (8 January) for his 12 offences, which took place from October 2018 to August 2019.

Theory centre staff reported the incidents to the Driver and Vehicles Standards Agency’s (DVSA) fraud investigation team after having suspicions that he was impersonating the genuine candidates whilst taking the tests.