Posts about Road Safety

10 road safety challenges facing low-income countries

January 21, 2022

People living in low-income countries have a 330% higher risk of dying in a road crash than those living in high-income countries. We list the challenges. ... Read more

The science behind taking regular breaks when driving

January 17, 2022

Fatigue is a leading cause of road traffic collisions with evidence to show that crash risk increases as driving time increases. Regular breaks are a must.... Read more

A new Decade of Action for Road Safety: WHO seeks to reduce road traffic deaths by 50%

January 03, 2022

The extension to the global road safety initiative, launched by the WHO and UN, seeks to reduce road traffic deaths and injuries by at least 50% by 2030. ... Read more

How to avoid rear-end collisions

December 20, 2021

We review the common causes of rear-end collisions and the most common injuries. We then present what organisations and drivers can do to avoid them. ... Read more

How to Drive Safely in the Winter

December 14, 2021

How caution, practice, and proper mental and physical preparation can go a long way in being a safe winter driver. Here are some practical tips for drivers... Read more

The most dangerous roads in the world

October 18, 2021

Weather, geography and design all play a part, but some roads are just more hazardous than others. Here we list the most dangerous roads in the world.... Read more

Star ratings for roads: a matter of life and death

October 13, 2021

Improving driver behaviour makes a huge difference to safety, but what about when the roads themselves are a great risk? Infrastructure is a key factor.... Read more

Preparing Your Employees for Driving in Autumn

October 05, 2021

As the days grow shorter and temperatures drop, it’s time for changes in how we drive as we transition from summer to autumn. Here are some useful tips!... Read more

4 principles for measuring, reporting and presenting driver behaviour

September 21, 2021

Why superficial measurements and ineffective labels won’t make a difference. How Brightmile presents driver behaviour to have the biggest positive impact.... Read more

Driver Safety – A Global Challenge

September 02, 2021

Every year more than 1.35 million lives are lost as a result of road traffic accidents. Up to a further, 50 million people receive non-fatal injuries.... Read more

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