Drivers reminded of dangers of loose objects after tablet kills toddler in crash


Spanish police warned drivers not to carry loose objects in cars after the death of a three-year-old girl, who was struck in the face by a tablet

Video: fireman's near miss with child on bike


A Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue commander has implored cyclists to take care on the road, after avoiding a crash with a child cyclist.
Bear Grylls surprises 'incredible' autistic boy, 13, with Land Rover survival experience

Video: Bear Grylls surprises 'incredible' boy, 13


Bear Grylls brought joy to an "incredible" young man's with a surprise Land Rover adventure day.
HGV driver shows how you’re supposed overtake cyclists

HGV driver shows how to pass cyclists properly


When it comes to the conduct of drivers and cyclists on our roads, it’s very easy to focus on examples that shine a bad light on the situation –...
America could save nearly 100 lives a year after reversing cameras made mandatory — will UK follow suit?

US makes backup cameras mandatory, UK to follow?


All new cars built for American drivers must now include a reversing camera as standard, which could herald the introduction of the same rule...
Eight-year-old locked on school bus for hours after falling asleep

Eight-year-old locked on school bus for hours


A mother in Cincinnati, Ohio has raised serious safety concerns after her eight-year-old son fell asleep on the way to school and was locked...
Tesla owner donates ride-on toy so sick children can drive themselves to operating theatre

Children drive themselves to surgery in mini Tesla


Children undergoing treatment at the East Surrey Hospital are able to drive themselves to the operating theatres thanks to ride-on Teslas.

Child seat pillow protects against air pollution


Babies could be protected from the worst of urban air pollution by a pillow for prams, buggies and car seats that creates a bubble of clean air a
Child seat and booster seat reviews

Buying Guide: Best child seats and boosters


Buying a child seat for your car is a minefield. Even if you're buying a seat for a second child, so you've been here and done that already...

12 things drivers should not leave in a hot car


When it’s just 22°C outside, it can reach 47°C inside a car within 60 minutes. These are the things you should leave inside.
Best in-car entertainment ideas for children on long journeys

Best in-car entertainment ideas for children


Hitting the road for a family holiday can be stressful enough, so the last thing you need is a car full of unhappy passengers.
Video: Children saved from overturned car caught in flood water

Watch desperate motorists rescue two children


It plays out like a nail-biting scene from a Hollywood disaster movie, but the footage of an overturned car trapped in flood water...
Call for new driving curbs after toddler’s death

Elderly driver killed girl, 3, on crossing


A pensioner has admitted causing the death of a three-year-old girl by dangerous driving as she walked across a pelican crossing.