Monthly Archives: March 2015

IAM backs drive to find Britain's best young talent behind the wheel

26 March 2015 The search is on for the country’s best young driver – but the catch is they have to be aged under 17. The Young Driver Challenge 2015 launches this week and is backed by the Institute of … Continue reading

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Nine caught topping 120mph on Scottish roads, IAM reveals

19 March 2015 Nine people have been caught by safety cameras in Scotland exceeding 120mph during 2014, according to the latest figures obtained by leading road safety charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM). The charity made a Freedom of … Continue reading

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As driving test reaches 80 years old, IAM says it’s time for a ‘system overhaul’

16 March 2015 As the driving test today reaches its 80th anniversary in the UK, leading road safety charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) says its time the way we teach new drivers received a comprehensive overhaul to keep … Continue reading

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Driver with 40 penalty points has never had a licence

12 March 2015   The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has discovered that a motorist from Lewisham has racked up an astounding 40 points for 12 offences despite never having held a full or even a provisional driving licence, according … Continue reading

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New drug-drive laws ‘a big step forward’ says IAM

02 March 2015   Leading road safety charity the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has described the introduction of new drug-driving laws as ‘a big step forward for road safety.’ There will be a new offence of driving while over … Continue reading

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