Inappropriate speed is one of the “Fatal 4”, in so much as it is a contributing factor to the majority of fatal incidents on the road, and yet, despite that, everyone will exceed the speed limit at some point, we have to acknowledge that as a fact. However, sometimes that speeding occurs when passing a …The post How Long Does It Take to Receive a Speeding Ticket? first appeared on N332.es - Driving In Spain.
Choosing advice rather than a change in the law, one of the Spanish Government’s suggestions for dealing with the accelerating price of motor fuel was to suggest that we all slow down. However, as recent evidence proves, the opposite has actually happened, and motorists are actually speeding more. The DGT has carried out a speed …The post We All Really Need to Slow Down first appeared on N332.es - Driving In Spain.
Having constantly tried various means such as education and enforcement to get the message across, both the DGT and the Guardia Civil are trying a different approach, humour, to try to get drivers to use one of the most important safety features of our vehicles, the indicators. It can be said louder but not clearer: …The post Indicators! first appeared on N332.es - Driving In Spain.
It is not uncommon to be stopped by the Guardia Civil, or the police for that matter, whether for a routine checkpoint, or for an infraction, but in summer there is often an increase in checks, so the chance of getting stopped is greater. It is not necessarily anything to worry about, but it is …The post Getting Stopped by the Guardia Civil first appeared on N332.es - Driving In Spain.
Various technological improvements are coming online, all aimed at improving road safety, but some which can have a direct impact on the driver. In addition to the new traffic laws that came into force this year, a reform has been carried out on the Law on Traffic, Circulation of Motor Vehicles and Road Safety that …The post Vehicles that the DGT Requires to have a Breathalyser first appeared on N332.es - Driving In Spain.