The number of road checkpoints has declined as resources have been pulled into other areas. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Almost four out of five drivers disqualified in court are failing to surrender their licence, figures from the Road Safety Authority (RSA) show. (...)

Gardaí are investigating the collision which occurred on the N2 at Tuiterath, Balrath, Co Meath.

Six people have died this weekend following separate road crashes across Ireland. A male pedestrian has died after being hit by a car on the N2 betwee(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe with Road Safety Authority chief executive Moyagh Murdock at the announcement of new speed limits in March. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

A city that permits driving speeds of 50km/h on residential roads will never be child friendly, a road safety conference has heard. Rod King, founder (...)

The Road Safety Authority’s annual international road safety conference taking place in Dublin Castle will focus on child safety. Photograph: Sorcha Pollak

Road Safety Authority (RSA) chairwoman of the Liz O’Donnell has called on parents to check their car seats through the RSA to ensure their children(...)

Minister for Transport Paschal Donohoe has indicated he would welcome a move to allow gardaí to have access to PPS numbers to enforce penalty points. (...)

Research compiled by The Irish Times found that counties with high rates of penalty points suffered fewer road deaths per 100,000 people than counties with low points. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Garda Assistant Commissioner Derek Byrne has insisted that road traffic enforcement is consistent throughout the country despite findings which drew a(...)

Senator Gerard Craughwell: suggested “accident-free days” notices

Leading GAA figures should be used to promote farm safety, the Seanad public consultation committee has heard. The committee also heard suggestions f(...)

Road Safety Authority chairwoman Liz O’Donnell has insisted she enjoys a good working relationship with Garda management despite criticisms by her predecessor Gay Byrne about  inadequate traffic enforcement levels. Photograph; Dara Mac Donaill / The Irish Times.

Road Safety Authority chairwoman Liz O’Donnell has insisted she enjoys a good working relationship with Garda management despite criticisms by her pre(...)

St.Patrick arrived in Dublin to launch the St.Patrick’s Day Festival which officially begins on Saturday 14th March with a four day programme packed full of unmissable events taking place thoughout Dublin city. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / THE IRISH TIMES

Enjoy the craic, but keep our roads safe is the message from An Garda Síochána ahead of one of their busiest weekends of the year.Last year’s St Patri(...)

Foldable keyboard:  Microsoft basically reinvented the keyboard

Some of the hottest gadgets from some of the world’s best-known brands were unveiled at Mobile World Congress. There was the Samsung Galaxy S6 smartph(...)