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Netherlands: police officers use buses and coaches to detect distracted drivers

Published Wed, 10/07/2019 - 12:00

In the Netherlands, much attention is paid to distraction in traffic through the use of a mobile phone. In order to take enforcement action, regular checks have recently been carried out using a coach, truck or motorhome to be able to properly observe the violations.

On June 19 and 20, during a major traffic check on the motorways in the provinces Gelderland and Overijssel, the traffic police handed out more than 500 fines. The police used the "bus" during the check.

Your help needed with survey: can we trust the driverless car?

Published Sat, 18/05/2019 - 12:27

Do you have a few moments to assist with a survey created by psychologist Dr Miriam Scala? Dr Scala is based at the University of Naples


During the last decades road collisions have become one of the leading death causes, especially for youths. Technology is working on it and is providing solutions to reduce risks and consequences. Driverless cars could be a decisive factor in reducing road accidents in the future.