Tag Archives: Road Safety

Road Safety GB poster

Advice to take extra care, however you travel

Devon County Council is encouraging all road users to take extra care on roads, pavements and cycle routes as more people start to travel around the county

Posted on: 28 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of a car driving at speed

Three simple steps you can take to ensure you travel safely as the lockdown eases

The South West Peninsula Road Safety Partnership (SWPRSP) members are concerned about the number of serious collisions that have taken place in recent weeks and increasing traffic levels as lockdown regulations are eased

Posted on: 21 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
Photo of someone using their phone while driving

#MyRedThumb Day reminds motorists to avoid distractions while driving

The annual #MyRedThumb Day is being marked today (Tuesday 12 May) to remind everyone about the importance of driving safely and avoiding distractions behind the wheel

Posted on: 12 May 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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£2.2 million road safety scheme backed by councillors

Devon County Council’s Cabinet has given its support for £2.2 million of road safety improvements on the A3123 in North Devon between Mullacott Roundabout and Easter Close Cross

Posted on: 9 April 2020 | Posted in: Environment
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‘Think before you drink’ message this Christmas party season

With the Christmas party season in full swing, emergency services are encouraging people to think before they drink to reduce the risk of inadvertently drink-driving the morning after

Posted on: 17 December 2019 | Posted in: Environment
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Road safety scheme designed for A3123

Preliminary designs have been drawn up for a road safety scheme on the A3123 in North Devon

Posted on: 5 November 2019 | Posted in: Environment
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Learn2Live road safety partnership promotes #ProjectEDWARD

The Learn2Live road safety partnership has been in Exeter city centre promoting European Day Without A Road Death, #ProjectEDWARD

Posted on: 26 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment
Yealmpton crossing - Fore Street

Community welcomes new zebra crossing

Devon County Council has worked closely with the local community in Yealmpton to install a new zebra crossing in Fore Street

Posted on: 23 September 2019 | Posted in: Community

Green light for A3121 safety improvements

Devon County Council has approved £1.9m worth of safety improvements for a key South Hams road.

Posted on: 16 September 2019 | Posted in: Environment

No excuse for drink driving

Devon County Council, Devon and Cornwall Police, and Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service are reminding people of the dangers of drink driving

Posted on: 7 December 2018 | Posted in: Environment