France Recording 30% Hike In

Cycling And Scooter Deaths

 

300933182 395738476015856 8747513608060732358 n                                     The reference year is 2019 due to heavy drop in traffic flow during the pandemic. PHOTO: GENDARMERIE.FR2 FEB - A 30% surge in cyclists and scooter users mortality was registered in France, the National Road Safety Body announced based on conclusive 2022 statistics.

A total of 3,260 people died on the roads of mainland France in 2022.

Against The Backdrop of World Police Summit

 

 Dubai Police to Host

2023 ROADPOL Spring Meeting

 

309615358 392197689770216 2876673623048704346 n                    Dubai Police will host the meeting of ROADPOL Council and all ROADPOL working groups. PHOTO: DGT.ES24 JAN - ROADPOL 2023 Spring Meeting will be hosted by Dubai Police with the summit being held against the backdrop of the 2nd edition of the World Police Summit.

The meeting will be held from 4th to 6th March in the City of Dubai and will traditionally feature a gathering of ROADPOL Council and the ROADPOL Operations, Technical and Tacho working groups.

ROADPOL Alcohol&Drugs Operation

Back At Full Throttle With Pandemic End

 

OAD GGD91 5223PHOTO: GENDARMERIE.FR12 JAN - ROADPOL Alcohol&Drugs operation is back at full throttle after the end of the pandemic with a sharp 75% increase in number of inspected drivers compared to 12 months ago.

The latest enforcement action was carried out throughout Europe 5-11 December 2022 targeting a period traditionally notorious for drink/drug driving.

Ireland Welcomed Back To ROADPOL

 

iber image 2023 01 11 15 20 14 879new                    From left: Mr. Suba, Mrs. Mulligan, Mrs. Zsinkai, Mrs. Hilman, Mrs. Veic and Mr. Woods at the meeting. PHOTOS: ROADPOL MEDIA11 JAN - Ireland is gloriously returning to ROADPOL.

The news came after a fruitful meeting of representatives of the European Roads Policing Network and the national police service of Ireland, An Garda Síochána in Budapest, 10th January.

Study Finds Psychological Work Key

For School Road Safety Prevention

 

goggles alcoholAlcohol intoxication simulating goggles are used in one of the excerices. PHOTO: JÖRG SCHULZE11 JAN - Recently published study finds out psychological approach is key to influencing road traffic behavior of school students.

The study by Silke von Beesten, head of the German Traffic Collision Victim Support Association (Verkehrsunfall-Opferhilfe Deutschland e.V.) and Andre Bresges is a follow-up of major German prevention project “Crash Course NRW”.