Monthly Archives: May 2015

Bike stars Plater and Cooper to join enthusiasts in July for IAM riding festival

27 May 2015 A pair of stars from the world of motorbikes are set to join riding enthusiasts from all over the country for the IAM Motorcycling Festival (Institute of Advanced Motorists) taking place in early July. The event takes … Continue reading

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IAM warns drivers not aware of impending changes to scrapping of driving licence counterpart in June

21 May 2015 The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) is warning people to be aware of the changes that will take effect in just over two weeks’ time as the paper counterpart for the driving licence is scrapped. As was … Continue reading

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IAM calls for action plan for older drivers as numbers increasing by more than 10,000 a month

15 May 2015 With the number of drivers age 70 or older now rising by more than 10,000 a month, the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) is calling for the government, medical professionals and assessment providers to come together to … Continue reading

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185,000 broken down vehicles and 122 children – just two reasons why motorways and A roads were closed in England last year

11 May 2015 The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has discovered that more than 40% of all motorway and major A road lane closures in England in 2014 were caused by vehicle breakdowns – and 122 unsupervised children caused them … Continue reading

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IAM says don’t give up get assessed

08 May 2015   The IAM has re-launched an initiative to encourage older drivers, who are statistically the safest on the roads, to get their skills checked out to allow them many more years of happy motoring.   Older drivers … Continue reading

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Lesley Upham to take up new Commercial Director role with the IAM in July

01 May 2015 The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) has taken the next step in further developing its commercial operations by appointing Lesley Upham as its Commercial Director. The appointment is a new position, and is the first to be … Continue reading

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