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(...)

It’s often said that the number of ways of arranging atoms and amino acids only goes so far, so the theory is that everyone has a perfect double ou(...)

Rosie Brennan outside Leinster House on Monday in a campaign to reduce speed limits in residential areas. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Roseann Brennan knows she cannot alter the fact that her six-year-old son was killed when he was hit by a car near his home.However, she is determined(...)

The introduction of new driver permits has contributed to a 90 per cent reduction in cheating during driving tests according to the Road Safety Aut(...)

Details of the grounds for the legal challenge were not given to Letterkenny District Court. Photograph: Reuters

In the first case of its kind before the courts, five Donegal men banned from driving in Northern Ireland have launched a legal case challenging drivi(...)