A recent report by Dorset Police has focused concerns on Immigrant drivers’ outdated attitude to drink-driving. According to the report such attitudes are fuelling a rise in road crashes.
If you have recently arrived in the UK and are new to driving on UK roads, there are some basic facts and information you need to be made aware of:
Before you get behind the wheel ensure you are conversant with driving technique, UK road laws and motoring etiquette. In particular drivers from Eastern Europe need to understand road signs, and motorway driving.
Mr Dowell from Dorset Plice also commented that his officers were witnessing an increase in the number of foreign nationals involved in drink-driving. A rising number of immigrants were also involved in fatal or serious injury collisions, he said.