2012 News

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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

RSA appeals to Parents and Children this Halloween

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is appealing to parents and children, today 31st October, to ‘Be Safe and Seen’ while trick-or-treating this Halloween.

Friday, October 26, 2012

€3,000 Prize for Best Road Safety Film Concept

With just over three weeks to the closing date, actor and RSA Road Safety Ambassador Keith McErlean is reminding young people to play a role in reducing deaths and injuries on our roads by entering the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and Setanta Insurance national road safety film competition, ‘Keep Drama off the Roads’.

Thursday, October 25, 2012

October Bank Holiday 2012

As we head into the October bank holiday weekend, we must remind ourselves that tragically 141* people have already lost their lives on Irish Roads. Although this represents 5 fewer deaths than this period last year, the stark fact is that between now and the end of the year there will be more collisions involving more loss of life. Over the past few days in particular we have seen tragic examples of what can happen on our roads. In saying that, it is possible to take simple steps to make it safer for all road users.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Anam Cara October E Zine

This month they are sending out a 'call out' to anyone who can help the with bag packing in Dunnes Stores on the 3rd of November and highlighting the different events taking place through the month of November.

Thursday, October 18, 2012


The Road Safety Authority (RSA) today announced the call for entries to their annual ‘Leading Lights in Road Safety’ Awards.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Road Safety Weather Alert – Heavy Rain & Localised Flooding

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is advising road users to take particular care on the roads tomorrow, Wednesday 17th October, as Met Éireann is predicting heavy rain overnight, which may lead to local flooding.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

TV Presenter Diana Bunici Launches National ‘Beep Beep Day’!

1,400 pre-schools due to take part in road safety awareness day on Friday

Monday, October 08, 2012

An Taoiseach makes a special delivery of high vis vests to St Peter’s National School

An Taoiseach makes a special delivery of high vis vests to junior infants in St Peter’s National School, Snugborough, Co. Mayo.

Monday, October 08, 2012

Road Safety Lecture Focuses On Medical Fitness To Drive

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) today, Monday 8 October, held their third Annual Academic Road Safety Lecture, marking the first day of ‘Irish Road Safety Week’ which runs until Sunday 14 October.

Thursday, October 04, 2012

Actor Keith McErlean Launches Road Safety Film Competition

Actor and RSA Road Safety Ambassador Keith McErlean today, Thursday 4 October, launched the Road Safety Authority (RSA) and Setanta Insurance national road safety film competition, ‘Keep Drama off the Roads’.

Monday, October 01, 2012

Closure of Churchtown Driving Test Centre

The RSA driving Test centre at Churchtown Dublin 14 has closed since 31st August 2012

Monday, October 01, 2012

Dublin Metropolitan Region Casualty Reduction Implementation Plan

A Casualty Reduction Implementation Plan is being launched in the Dublin Metropolitan Region on Monday 1st October 2012, and will run for 8 weeks.



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