New €50m scheme for the M50

Digital gantries will be introduced to the M50 to display new changeable speed limits on certain sections of the motorway, RTE news reports. The new programme will cost €50 million to introduce variable speed limits to the M50, with an additional €30 million needed to run the service. The Transport Infrastructure Ireland’s (TII) enhancing Motorway …

Poor vision and traffic collisions 

New research led by Queen’s University Belfast indicates that urgent action is required to reduce the number of road traffic accidents which can be attributed to poor vision.  The study’s findings were the product of the first comprehensive review to highlight the link between poor vision and traffic safety in Low and Middle Income Countries (LMICs).    As the main cause of death …