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# drivers - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Bus Eireann and Dublin Bus want to sue unions over strike losses

The bus strike starts tomorrow.

# drivers - Friday 24 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 emotions every driver experiences while on the M50 M Fiddy

9 emotions every driver experiences while on the M50

The bane of your life.

# drivers - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From Business ETC Bus drivers to stop working for two hours – but that may not be enough Work Stoppage

Bus drivers to stop working for two hours – but that may not be enough

A two hour work stoppage is planned for 1 May but one union says this may not be enough.

# drivers - Monday 13 April, 2015

Mayo ‘Fast & Furious’ imitators told “Donuts are for eating not car manoeuvres”

Gardaí are receiving complaints about loud noises emitted from revved up engines and screeching tyres.

# drivers - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Almost 500 Irish drivers caught speeding in just 24 hours

Gardaí have checked more than 100,000 vehicles since yesterday morning.

# drivers - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Stuck behind a tractor? Appreciate that they’re providing your food, say road chiefs

You’ll be seeing a lot more on the roads in the coming weeks.

# drivers - Friday 16 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge This video perfectly captures what all Irish people do in the privacy of their own cars Beep Beep

# drivers - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

One in 12 drivers are still using their mobile phone while driving Dangerous Driving This post contains a poll

One in 12 drivers are still using their mobile phone while driving

Despite Garda initiatives to crack down on it, the figures have risen since last year.

# drivers - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Speed cameras to be reviewed as system ‘clearly isn’t working’

The Oireachtas Transport Committee isn’t impressed.

# drivers - Monday 27 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 8 essential hacks for cyclists in Ireland Cycling Hacks

8 essential hacks for cyclists in Ireland

Spoiler: the ‘ass saver’ will change your life.

# drivers - Monday 20 October, 2014

Nine complaints a day made against Dublin clampers

Three clamping staff were also attacked during that time in the city.

# drivers - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Phones, children and even car mats are distracting drivers – making crashes more likely

Road Safety Week is highlighting the increase of deaths on our roads this year.

More women than men take on feedback to become better drivers

Black box technology gave feedback back to drivers on their driving habits.

# drivers - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Drivers should be able to pay a double fine to avoid court appearance

Less than 1 in 4 of people summoned to court for penalty point offences received convictions.

# drivers - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Poll: Do shocking road safety ads make you change your driving behaviour? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do shocking road safety ads make you change your driving behaviour?

The latest such ad shows one man’s final journey before a high-speed collision.

# drivers - Thursday 28 August, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# drivers - Friday 1 August, 2014

Drivers caught speeding today will get more penalty points under new rules

There is a new category of driver on the roads from today – the novice driver.

# drivers - Sunday 20 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge 16 reasons Irish roads are the best in the world

16 reasons Irish roads are the best in the world

Great drivin’.

# drivers - Friday 6 June, 2014

How should the driving test be changed?

The Road Safety Authority wants your input.

# drivers - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Two people killed in separate overnight road crashes

Both incidents took place in the early hours of this morning.

# drivers - Monday 19 May, 2014

15-year-old in court as drivers warned about spate of carjackings

A teenager will appear in court today after a taxi driver had his car hijacked in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# drivers - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 things pedestrians really want you to know Cross Walk

11 things pedestrians really want you to know

Take a walk on the wild side.

# drivers - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Boston drivers given to-the-point road signs…. do we need some in Ireland? Blinkahs

Boston drivers given to-the-point road signs…. do we need some in Ireland?

Everyone’s a crap driver, except you.

# drivers - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Hauliers fear new roads levy will lead to job losses

The UK introduced a new travel tax today, but hauliers in Ireland want to be exempted from the charge.

Road deaths falling in Europe – but up 19 per cent in Ireland

The European Commission expressed concern today about trends in deaths of vulnerable road users like pedestrians and cyclists.

# drivers - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about the former regulator speaking about Sean Quinn, the Irish economy shrinking and women in the Forty Foot Club…

# drivers - Monday 17 February, 2014

300 taxi drivers protest in Dublin city over ads, parking and too many taxis

They said that they are concerned about the affects that the taxi regulations are having on their livelihood.

# drivers - Monday 3 February, 2014

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as we begin a rainy Monday morning…

# drivers - Friday 10 January, 2014

Drivers warned to take extra care on roads this weekend

Frost and ice are expected to be widespread as temperatures drop to as low as -3 degrees.

# drivers - Monday 2 December, 2013

From Business ETC Young women fare worst as gender neutral pricing drives up car insurance Car Insurance

Young women fare worst as gender neutral pricing drives up car insurance

On average, women under 25 saw an increase of 20 per cent with some reporting rises of up to 50 per cent while younger men reap the benefits of the new pricing system.

# drivers - Thursday 14 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Why would anyone fill their car up like this Kerry driver? Gas

Why would anyone fill their car up like this Kerry driver?

A baffling sight spotted in Tralee.

# drivers - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

SIPTU Dublin Bus drivers vote against industrial action

SIPTU said the acceptance of cost reduction proposals by the majority of workers indicated that any strike action would not have the level of unity required.

# drivers - Thursday 31 October, 2013

SIPTU will sanction Dublin Bus strike if voted for by drivers

The workers are to be ballotted on strike action next Tuesday and Wednesday.

# drivers - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Applying for a driving licence? New rules come into force today

A new plastic credit card-style licence will replace the pink paper licence.

# drivers - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Saudi women get behind the wheel to protest against driving ban

Women have been driving in Saudi Arabia to protest against females not being issued licences.

Operation Slowdown detects 364 drivers speeding over 24-hour period

From 7am on Friday until 7am this morning, gardaí checked the speed of 96,838 vehicles.

# drivers - Monday 14 October, 2013

‘Urgent discussions’ between drivers and Irish Rail over DART disruption

Irish Rail has said that additional peak capacity will be restored on its services this evening.

DARTs running with fewer carriages than usual after driver dispute

DARTs are running with just 2 or 4 carriages this morning after drivers refused to carry out a necessary check before the trains left the depot.

# drivers - Monday 2 September, 2013

Major changes due for St Stephen’s Green traffic

There will be a new right turn at Merrion Row and onto St Stephen’s Green West.

# drivers - Friday 9 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge The most annoying car park users in the world

The most annoying car park users in the world

Are you one of these people? ARE YOU?

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