Chartered Civil Engineer specialised in Transportation
Ingeniero de Caminos especialista en Transporte
Pan-European enforcement of traffic laws
Posted On Thursday, 12 February 2015
The European parliament has approved the Pan-European enforcement of
traffic laws. This will allow police forces across Europe to share
information on foreign motorists who break road traffic rules. Both the
European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) and the European Traffic Police
Network (TISPOL) have welcomed this move.
account for approximately 5% of road traffic in the EU but are
responsible for 15% of speeding offences, according to European
Commission figures. The law is expected to save at least 400 lives/year.