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# motorway - Monday 16 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge The burning question*: Do you hover on outside lane on dual carriageway? Dilemma This post contains a poll

The burning question*: Do you hover on outside lane on dual carriageway?

This and every Monday, let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# motorway - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Eleventh victim of Florida multi-vehicle crash found

The eleventh victim of last weekend’s deadly 19-vehicle pileup has only now been discovered, due to the extent of the damage to the vehicle in which they were travelling.

# motorway - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Fine Gael TD says motorway lights should be switched off overnight

Charlie Flanagan has written to the Transport Minister suggesting that motorway lights could be switched off overnight to save money and energy.

# motorway - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Drivers "putting lives at risk" by stopping on motorway

AA Ireland and the Road Safety Authority is reminding all road-users not to stop or walk on a motorway unless it is an emergency, after a survey showed that 45 per cent of drivers use the hard shoulder to make or take calls.

# motorway - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Toll company on M3 motorway made €19 million profit

Eurolink Motorway Operation made €19,420,000 over just seven months after the M3 opened last year.

# motorway - Sunday 6 November, 2011

Seven confirmed dead after M5 crash, as search for bodies concludes M5 This post contains images

Seven confirmed dead after M5 crash, as search for bodies concludes

Police have finished sifting through the wreckage and have confirmed that no further bodies have been found.

# motorway - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Man falls off bridge over M1 in Dublin

The man – who has not been named – is believed to have survived the incident, which occurred at around 2pm today.

# motorway - Wednesday 29 June, 2011

Crash kills woman after car seen driving wrong way up M6

The collision happened yesterday hours before another road user was killed in Cork.

# motorway - Monday 11 April, 2011

Road safety campaign urges greater driver caution on motorways

Meanwhile, report suggests penalty points system may be changed for new drivers.

# motorway - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Toll company introduces new measures to tackle M50 'tailgating'

eFlow has been working with the Gardaí to so far catch over 100 motorists.

# motorway - Tuesday 22 February, 2011

Tolling company fights overcharging claims

The NRA says that Celtic Roads Group (Dundalk) Ltd has failed to reduce prices in line with inflation – but the company says it had a reasonable expectation that charges would never be revised downwards.

# motorway - Wednesday 22 December, 2010

Final stage of new M7 motorway opens at last

The government’s goal of having its network of regional motorways open before Christmas is achieved.

# motorway - Thursday 9 September, 2010

8 things you definitely didn't know about Irish roads

As the final stretch of the M9 Dublin to Waterford route opens, we bring you eight facts you (probably) definitely didn’t know about Irish roads.

# motorway - Wednesday 1 September, 2010

THE M50 MOTORWAY UPGRADE has officially been completed. The project cost €950m and took over four years to finish. The final N3 interchange section was opened to traffic at 5.30 this evening. Minister for Transport Noel Dempsey said it was a marvellous day for Ireland. His department said the upgrade reduced journey times by up to 50%.