# Road Safety Authority

Last month
January 2024
Low temperature warning in effect as -5 degrees expected in some parts
Almost 20% increase in road deaths last year with 184 people killed on Irish roads
Last year
Did you sit your driving test this year? Here are the pass rates for each RSA centre for 2023
Warnings to motorists in eight counties where ice warning remains in place
Drivers urged to slow down this Christmas as minister says no family wants to get that knock on the door
Close to 70% of children killed or seriously injured on Irish roads were a pedestrian or cyclist
Over 900 people have been seriously injured on Irish roads so far this year
'Personal responsibility' the focus of new RSA campaign to eliminate road deaths by 2050
Dangerous driving 'deeply ingrained' in Irish society, TD says amid speed limit review
Deaths on Irish roads this year could approach 170, erasing years of progress
RSA urges motorists to 'evaluate driving behaviour' as road deaths reach 100 this year
Driving instructor who said 'who's your daddy' 15 times to student among complaints to RSA
RSA says people travelling near the Border should 'not be startled' over UK's new alert system
New nationwide status yellow ice warning to come into effect at 4pm
Driving testers raised concerns after RSA allowed cars without valid NCT to be used for test
Road deaths in Ireland increased by 13% last year
All time
RSA says GDPR limited the level of road crash data it could publish, as questions raised in Dáil
Almost one in four motorists check their phone notifications while driving
Over half of child car seats found to be incorrectly fitted, Road Safety Authority says
Road safety fears raised over relaxation of lorry driver resting time rules
Gardaí arrested 914 people for driving while intoxicated during Christmas period
Changes to HGV driving and resting time brought in due to driver shortages
'We've lost the equivalent of a month's worth of lives in two days': RSA issues safety warning
Over 540,000 people had points on their licences this year - a county-by-county breakdown
Road users urged to 'be safe, be seen' on shortest day of the year tomorrow
Number of people killed on Irish roads dropped by 12% in first half of 2021
RSA warns of hazardous driving conditions and 'greasy' roads in coming days
Almost a quarter of a million people are now waiting to sit a driving practical or a theory test
Foreign diplomats have avoided prosecution for road traffic offences 12 times in the last two years
Niall O'Connor's report looks at the amount of times diplomats have escaped traffic fines by using their diplomatic immunity.
The foreign embassy staff members were nabbed by gardaí across the country but granted immunity from prosecution.
According to documents obtained by The Journal, the Department of Foreign Affairs were notified 17 times either by gardaí or by embassies.
Drug-driving incidents jump 11% this year despite Covid-19 lockdown
Learners could face higher insurance costs over growing waiting lists for driving tests, RSA report says
RSA 'categorically rejects' criticism after driving tests cancelled due to cold weather
RSA confirms plans to allow you sit your car theory test online within a 'number of months'
RSA 'experiencing delays' with online customer portal and call centre
Road Safety Authority reports 149 deaths on Irish roads in 2020
90% of Irish motorists disqualified by a court in 2020 have not surrendered their licences
Did you sit your driving test this year? Here are the pass rates for each RSA test centre for 2020
Gardaí catch 532 motorists speeding during first nine hours of National Slow Down Day
Ban on learner driver permits for asylum seekers not discrimination, court rules
Drivers urged to slow down as more cyclists and pedestrians are on the roads