Road Safety Week 2018

Road Safety Week 2018

Cheapfleet.co.uk is proud to support Road Safety Week 2018. About Road Safety Week 2018 Road Safety Week is an annual event organized by road safety charity Brake. The event has gained a lot of popularity over the years and people across the UK have helped to make it...

Cutting Down Your CO2 Emissions

Facts about road pollution Driving less means less harmful pollution. Going by bus or train produces 6-8 times less CO2 than driving, on average.16 Walking or cycling produces none. Regular walking, jogging and cycling can help guard against asthma, depression,...

Stay Sharp & Get Your Eyes Tested

Facts about vision 1 /4 of drivers have not had an eye test in two years. Estimated annual cost of poor driver vision: 2,900 casualties, £33 million. Making sure your vision is good enough to drive If you find that you’re unable to read number plates clearly of...

Put Your Mobile Down & Stay Safe On The Roads

Facts about mobile phones Drivers talking on phones are four times more likely to crash, whether on a hands-free or hand-held phone. Their crash risk remains higher than normal for up to 10 minutes after the call has ended. One large-scale study found texting drivers...

Making Your Car Safe For Driving

In a crash at 30mph, a back-seat passenger is thrown forward with a force of 3½ tons – enough to kill the person in front. Three-point seat belts mean you’re 50% less likely to die in a crash. The most common vehicle defect contributing to fatal crashes is illegal,...