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# roads - Friday 26 May, 2017

Motorists warned about 'greasy roads' as heavy rain forecast for weekend

RSA CEO Moyagh Murdock warned that roads are more slippery when it rains after a dry spell.

Gardaí will be out checking in force today as part of Operation Slow Down

The initiative last year saw 927 people caught for speeding.

# roads - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

The price of fuel is going down but motorists are still paying far more than they did last year

The AA says it is concerned that, for every litre of petrol purchased, 63.67% goes to the government.

# roads - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

These four roads are getting a €30m safety upgrade

Shane Ross said the improvements will also reduce journey times.

# roads - Sunday 30 April, 2017

A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital

The collision happened in Skibbereen.

# roads - Friday 28 April, 2017

Motorcyclist dies after collision with 4x4 in Tipperary

The driver of the 4x4 was uninjured.

# roads - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Third lane needed on N11 or Wicklow and Dún Laoghaire Rathdown will begin to suffer, report finds

Any delay in road network improvements will ‘constrain growth’ and hinder productivity, finds Transport Infrastructure Ireland.

# roads - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Get stressed out sitting in traffic jams? One TD says it's impacting on people’s quality of life Gridlock This post contains a poll

Get stressed out sitting in traffic jams? One TD says it's impacting on people’s quality of life

Next week, Dublin City Council will discuss new plans to restrict car numbers in the city.

# roads - Monday 10 April, 2017

Dublin ambulance delayed to 999 call because of bad parking

Dublin Fire Brigade is asking for more thoughtful parking: “Leave space for emergency vehicles… thanks.”

# roads - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Road safety chief welcomes news that the Garda Traffic Corps is to be reformed

Moyagh Murdock said people had felt let down by recent garda revelations.

# roads - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Appeals for help after toddler Estlin Wall (3) dies in car crash and her father fights for his life

The crash happened in Co. Clare on Wednesday.

# roads - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Man in his 70s announced dead at scene is revived in hospital after four-car crash in Dublin

The collision happened in Walkinstown this afternoon.

# roads - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Cars seized and court ordered for drivers found speeding, texting and with no seat belts on children

One driver was found texting on their mobile while driving at 157km in a 100km zone.

# roads - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

'No exceptions': Drink drivers to get automatic ban instead of penalty points

Ross said law to publish names of those caught drink driving should be ready by April.

# roads - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

These roads around the country are getting an upgrade

The Transport Minister said, “The main focus of the safety improvements scheme is to improve safety at locations where collisions have taken place.”

# roads - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Delays expected on M1 after crash at Port Tunnel

Officers are currently at the scene and there are no reports of any serious injures.

Dublin motorist who killed young mother during 'a micro-sleep' appeals jail term

Dublin man Anthony Handley was jailed for two years.

# roads - Monday 16 January, 2017

Two women killed after being knocked down crossing the road

The bodies of the two women were taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.

# roads - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Man in his 70s seriously injured after being struck by car

The crash happened around 10pm last night in Scotstown.

# roads - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Minister Denis Naughten out of hospital after treatment for cycling accident

The Communications Minister had spent the last few days in hospital following a cycling collision.

# roads - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

'Very bad year for road safety' sees more deaths and more fatal crashes

Speeding, drink driving, non-seatbelt wearing and using a mobile phones are among the chief causes.

# roads - Monday 2 January, 2017

Minister Denis Naughten hit by a car while out cycling in Roscommon

He has been brought to hospital.

# roads - Friday 30 December, 2016

Body of woman in her 80s found this morning after car crash last night RIP

Body of woman in her 80s found this morning after car crash last night

She was pronounced dead at the scene in Cavan.

Fourteen motorists arrested for drink driving on Christmas day

There have been two fatalities over the past seven days.

# roads - Friday 23 December, 2016

Female pedestrian (74) dies after collision involving car

The collision occurred yesterday evening.

# roads - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

'It's a car park by 4.30pm': Vital upgrades and a third lane needed on N11, report finds Exclusive

Wicklow TD Stephen Donnelly says congestion on the road is only going to get worse if improvements aren’t made now.

# roads - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Ireland's traffic congestion: "Not quite back to Celtic Tiger times, but it's up there"

The numbers of vehicles on Irish roads has increased by almost 15% in the past year – because of new cars, housing and the weather.

# roads - Monday 21 November, 2016

Grieving father and husband calls for tougher rules on unaccompanied learner drivers

Noel Clancy lost his wife in a road crash before Christmas last year.

# roads - Friday 18 November, 2016

The 9 at 9: Friday

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

# roads - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Man in his 70s dies cycling his bike in afternoon road crash

The collision happened at about 3.45pm this afternoon.

# roads - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Father of man killed in car crash: "Please, please slow down"

“Families have had enough heartache.”

# roads - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Off-duty garda catches two young men trying to flee from scene of serious car crash

A man is in hospital with life-threatening injuries.

# roads - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Gardaí looking for member of the public who helped hit-and-run victim in Dublin

The incident happened one month ago.

# roads - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Eight road deaths in four days: Are garda numbers and the housing crisis making things worse?

The Road Safety Authority is worried about an increasing trend.

# roads - Saturday 22 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge 9 Very Irish Road Directions... And What They Really Mean Down The Way

9 Very Irish Road Directions... And What They Really Mean

Straight round the roundabout there lad.

# roads - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

'Preventable' death of young student by hit-and-run driver was 'due to multiple garda failings'

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has agreed to meet the mother of the man.

# roads - Thursday 6 October, 2016

# roads - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Man dies in Galway car crash

The crash happened on the R363 yesterday afternoon.

# roads - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Bus unions may consider ramping up strike action

A union official said that if workers on the picket say they want to escalate action,he will bring to talks next week.

Three cyclists have died on Irish roads in the past few weeks Staying Safe This post contains videos

Three cyclists have died on Irish roads in the past few weeks

Is it safe out there on a bike?

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