With the clocks going back new research reveals that a worrying number of cyclists are putting themselves at risk by forgetting to use bike lights and wear high visibility clothing as the evenings get darker.
Autoglass is the first major UK fleet to pilot and roll out the eco-drive system powered by Lightfoot, a new driver efficiency tool developed by Ashwoods Automotive, which helps drivers improve their driving style, fuel efficiency and safety behind the wheel.
With the UK gearing up for another cold winter, Autoglass is urging drivers and fleet operators to practise safe driving, by undertaking a few simple vehicle checks before hitting the road in poor weather conditions.
Hundreds of motorists are being attacked every year by missile-throwing yobs. There were 395 incidents of rocks, stones or other objects being hurled at vehicles last year among the 10 police forces who responded to a Freedom of Information request by Autoglass.