first_img Twitter It’s reported that proposals to double the penalty points for drivers using mobile phones while driving have got the green light.The Irish Independent says the government’s accepted the recommendations from an all-party transport committee.Transport Minister Varadkar says the culture needs to be changed so that talking on a handheld mobile while driving becomes socially unacceptable.Donegal spokesperson for Road Safety Group PARC, Susan Grey, has welcomed todays news, but she says the law will have to be enforced when it comes in….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/sus1pm.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Government to introduce double penalty points for drivers using mobile phones Pinterest Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this weekcenter_img Pinterest By News Highland – October 9, 2012 Previous articleFunding for Letterkenny to drop by 60% with Town Council proposalsNext articleMalin Head man suffered injuries consistent with a car crash in fatal attack News Highland News Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH WhatsApp Facebook NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Google+last_img

Government to introduce double penalty points for drivers using mobile phones

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