Donna Price

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Leo Lieghio, whose 16-year-old daughter Marsia was killed in a hit-and-run incident in 2005

Families of those killed and seriously injured on roads have called for motorists to be extra vigilant in an attempt to ensure no lives are lost durin(...)

Adrian Nestor from Kilcolgan, Co Galway. Photograph: Hany Marzouk

Minister for Transport Shane Ross has said the imposition of community service on a drink driver who killed a pedestrian and injured two gardaí reinfo(...)

Shane Ross with Donna Price in 2017. The Minister has appointed Ms  Price and Gillian Treacy, who he said were active in the area of road safety advocacy, to the board of the RSA. Photograph: Alan Betson

Two new directors have been appointed to the board of the Road Safety Authority. Minister for Transport Shane Ross appointed Donna Price and Gillian(...)

 Donna Price of the Irish Road Victims’ Association  said it is “a very, very dangerous precedent for our politicians to be opposing road safety legislation”. File  photograph: Alan Betson

Politicians who suggest it is acceptable to drive after one, two or three drinks are condoning drink driving, the head of a group advocating for great(...)

Donna Price pictured with a photo her son Darren at the National Ploughing Championships in Screggan, Tullamore,  Co Offaly. Photograph: Tom Honan

Clutching a framed photo of her son Darren, Donna Price looks down at the other 187 frames. The white frames, with images of people killed on Irish r(...)

The proposed drink-driving law seeks to impose a mandatory three-month driving ban on anyone found to have 51-80mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood in their system. File photograph: Philip Toscano/PA Wire

People who have lost loved ones killed by drunk-drivers will hold a vigil outside Leinster House on Tuesday as the Cabinet considers whether to back M(...)

Moya Murdock, chief executive of the Road Safety Authority, said: “The number [OF TESTS]had to be made up and [the Garda] have to acknowledge that.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Higher tech breath-testing gear, complete with GPS location software, is to be bought by the State, in order to help prevent the falsification of dri(...)

Minister for Transport Shane Ross wants drink-drivers  caught with between 50mg and 80mg of alcohol per 100mg of blood to be disqualified from driving for three months. Photograph:  Dave Meehan

Families of people killed on Irish roads have urged politicians to “listen to the victims” and back mandatory bans for those caught drink-driving. T(...)