Posts Tagged ‘speed cameras’

West Midlands speed cameras turned off

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

All 305 fixed speed cameras have been switched off by the West Midlands Police in a cost-cutting exercise (more…)

M25 gantry speed cameras “not working”

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

AOL News submitted 20 Freedom of Information requests over 3 months to local Police authorities to discover that over the last 12 months no-one has been caught by the gantry cameras (more…)

Motorists still untrusting of speed cameras

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

The IAM’s annual speed camera survey has found that the majority of drivers think that speed cameras are a good idea, but nearly half don’t trust them (more…)

Speed camera number increase

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

A Freedom of Information request has revealed the number of speed cameras has increased (more…)

Motorists still sceptical about speed cameras

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

An IAM survey has found that motorists generally agree with speed cameras but are still sceptical about their locations (more…)

M1 to get more speed cameras

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

A section of the M1, between junction 6a and 10, is to get new speed cameras to enforce variable speed limits (more…)

Police tap into Sat-Nav location data to place speed cameras

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

In the Netherlands Police have been using GPS location data from Sat-Nav devices to place speed cameras at locations where drivers exceed the speed limit (more…)

Half of fixed speed cameras not working

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

A Freedom of Information request made by consumer magazine Which? has revealed that over half of all speed cameras aren’t functional (more…)

Speed camera data to be made public

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

Under new proposals by Mike Penning, the Road Safety minister, local authorities will have to publish data about their speed cameras (more…)

Residents to get speed cameras

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

Residents in a Co Durham village have been allowed to run a trial scheme to slow down drivers (more…)