Drivers who refuse to buckle up could be handed penalty points in addition to a fine as part of a suite of tougher punishments.
Novice drivers could be banned from getting behind the wheel at night under a new scheme proposed by the Department for Transport.
talkRADIO's digital reporter James Hingle is in favour of suggested new legislation to punish cyclists who harm or kill pedestrians
Cyclists have reacted unhappily to the news that the government is consulting on changing road safety laws to punish cyclists who harm or kill pedestrians
The Road Haulage Association says it wants to be a part of the consultation about so-called driverless lorries
The interior ministry says the boy was given a road safety warning over the incident
Artist Patricia Piccinini has designed a human model which is adapted to survive low-speed crashes, to show just how vulnerable humans are
Kowal's 15-month-old son was hit by a 72-year-old woman who had been drinking as he crossed the road with his aunt.
Dan Campsall, of Road Safety Analysis, says the practice creates "significant risk" as experts call for total mobile ban for drivers