Self-driving vehicles – who is responsible if you have an accident?

The age of ‘driverless’ cars is nearly upon us. Funnily enough, it’s internet giant Google that’s been leading the way, developing truly driverless vehicles that don’t even have a steering wheel you can grab hold of if things...

Automated Vehicles: who’s in charge?

Automated Vehicles: who’s in charge?

Further proposals about how automated vehicles will be operated and regulated have just been published in a new Law Commission consultation. It contai...

Important operator’s licence and testing changes from 1 September 2018

Changes we have flagged up in earlier posts this year are now in force through the Goods and Motor Vehicles (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2018 and make the following changes:Important change to existing exemptionGoo...

Shortage of radiologists is causing delays for patients in UK

A shortage of senior radiologists around the UK is causing delays for patients, and affecting cancer and other medical care. Radiologists' leaders say the situation is unacceptable and must be tackled by ministers. Figures su...