A FEMALE DRIVER has been told she will not go to prison after admitting causing the death of a motorcyclist by careless driving.Laura Johnson, 25, of Victoria Road, Warmley, Bristol, turned right into the path of motorcyclist Michael Pickering
TWO motorcyclists in China who were charged with dangerous driving may face the death penalty after street racing illegally in Shanghai.Earlier illegal street racers faced less than 15 days in jail if it was found that their activities had
A TEENAGE biker whose dangerous riding caused the deaths of five people has failed to reduce his six-and-a-half year sentence in an Appeal Court.Joshua Knights, 18, of Chesterfield Road, Shuttlewood, near Chesterfield, was jailed and banned from
of the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety. The group's mission is to end road deaths.The figures show that in 2009 2,605 people died in road traffic accidents in the UK. While this made up only 0.5% of all deaths in the UK in that year, for those in the 15
A POLICE officer will appear before Liverpool Magistrates charged over the death of a motorcyclist who was killed during a pursuit in Manchester in August 2008.Reports say, Pc Ian Bruce, 33, from Great Manchester Police, faces two counts
A FORMER CHAMPION motorcycle racer has appeared in court accused of causing the death of a pensioner in a road accident. Alan Duffus, 62, yesterday denied racing his BMW against Grant Whyte, 22, on January 24 last year. Dundee High Court heard
A DRIVER who caused the death of a motorcyclist when a sofa fell from the back of his pick-up truck has been jailed for two years.Anthony Barnes was jailed yesterday for causing death by dangerous driving following a collision in Peterborough which
A MOTORCYCLIST who refused a blood alcohol test following a fatal crash has been jailed for five years. Christopher Coe was more than two-and-a-half times over the legal limit when his motorcycle collided with pensioner Richard Flynn in May last year. Mr Flynn, 70, died by the si...
FOLLOWING THE tragic loss of British racer Craig Jones during the World Supersport meeting at Brands Hatch on Sunday, the International Automobile race track of Algarve (AIA) and the City council of Portimão have decided to cancel the AIA Racing Show, scheduled for 9th August in ...
in motorcycle deaths in four years.Ms Bligh has told Parliament that novice riders will have to carry "P" plates, there will be a ban on pillion passengers and there will be a zero-alcohol limit for all ages of learners. The 250cc engine capacity limit will also
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