Category: Driving

Massive Increase in Drug Tests This Year

The Interior Ministry has announced that on behalf of the DGT the Guardia Civil intend to carry out more than 120,000 drug tests on drivers during 2016, representing an increase of 38% over 2015. This increase of more than 45,000 Read More …

New record low in road fatalities

According to figures released by the Minister of the Interior, Jorge Fernández Díaz, and the Director General of Traffic, María Seguí last week, in the year just ended there have been 1,126 deaths from traffic accidents on urban roads in Read More …

Road Markings and Lines

Road markings are there to serve as a means of separation for traffic, but they also provide the driver with information about the type of road and potential risks ahead. Continuous White Lines A continuous white line on the road Read More …

Happy New Year

Everybody at the N332 road safety project would like to wish you a very happy, peaceful and SAFE New Year for 2016. The growth in the project in less than a year has been down to each and every one Read More …

Second Phase of Operation Christmas

Phase 2 of the special operation monitoring the roads of Spain starts on Thursday the 31st of December and runs through to Sunday the 3rd of January. During this period, it is estimated that 3,450,000 trips will be made on Read More …

Roadside Licence Withdrawal

As we all get older, our body changes with us. Sometimes at a rate that is noticeable, but all too often without us realising the impact that some of these seemingly gradual changes can have. Reduced vision, limited mobility due Read More …

Man Fined For Adapting Road Markings

A court in the Extremadura town of Zafra has fined a farm owner for modifying the white lines on the road in order to seemingly allow him permission to enter his property. The man was fined 1,440 euro, the equivalent Read More …

Busy Roads for Christmas

The special operation monitoring Christmas traffic begins at 15:00 on Wednesday 22 December, and runs through until Wednesday the 6th of January. During the period, the DGT estimate some 13.5 million journeys will be made on the roads of Spain Read More …