Driving instructor investigated for reckless drivingNov. 7, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A driving instructor could do with more lessons himself.
Autoroute vignettes go digitalNov. 6, 2019, 8:13 a.m.
Autoroute vignettes will be electronic from 2022.
"Young should not be allowed powerful cars"Oct. 16, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
There are calls for a horse power limit for new drivers.
Woman loses appeal after driving over THC limitMay 1, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A woman has lost her appeal to have her driving licence reinstated following a suspension for being under the in...
More drivers suspended for drug useApril 3, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
More and more drivers are losing their licence for driving while under the influence of drugs. Between 2012 and last ...
Most driving licences lost due to speedingMarch 8, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
More than 200 people lose their driving licence every day in Switzerland.
Rise in stress levels for bus driversMarch 4, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Being a bus driver is becoming more and more stressful.
Man driving 48 years without licence caughtFeb. 25, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A man in Aargau has been caught driving without a licence – for the past 48 years.
Driver fined for uncleared windscreenJan. 9, 2019, 6:07 a.m.
If you’ve been scraping ice and snow off your windscreen this morning, make sure you do a good job otherwise yo...
Accidents increase as winter tyres foregoneNov. 27, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
More and more drivers are not bothering to put winter tyres on and accidents are increasing – and becoming more...
Distraction reported as biggest cause of road accidentsNov. 9, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
The biggest cause of fatal and serious road accidents is simple distraction – and younger drivers are more like...
Drunk Audi driver found to not have licenseOct. 26, 2018, 9:04 a.m.
A man who crashed his Audi into an oncoming truck was found to be driving drunk and without a driving license.
Ford blow to Geneva showJune 20, 2018, 7 a.m.
The Geneva Motor Show has suffered another blow. The US car giant Ford says it won’t be in Geneva next March. T...
Fewer people getting driving licencesJune 20, 2018, 6:57 a.m.
Fewer youngsters are bothering to get a driving licence.
Abstaining drivers more likely to have an accidentMarch 13, 2018, 8:25 a.m.
The number of younger people having a driving licence is falling – now 40% of 18-24 year olds have never learnt...
Fewer speeders and drink drivers - but more drug use behind wheelFeb. 28, 2018, 7:02 a.m.
Fewer people are speeding and drink driving – but more are taking other drugs while behind the wheel and the nu...
2018 vignette obligatory from todayFeb. 1, 2018, 6:58 a.m.
From today you must have the new 2018 autoroute vignette. And expect the police to be out checking.
Smartphone use behind wheel responsible for more accidentsNov. 22, 2017, 6:21 a.m.
Smartphone use behind the wheel is now the cause of more accidents than drinking and speed. Numbers from the Federal ...
Government rejects bilingual direction signsNov. 17, 2017, 5:50 a.m.
The Federal Government has rejected a proposal road signs should be in two languages.
Musician tests positive for drugs - but it's too much Red BullNov. 1, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
A musician in canton Solothurn is furious he was branded a drug user in front of his family when all had drunk was a ...
More people being caught for drug drivingOct. 30, 2017, 8:18 a.m.
More and more people are drug-driving. 5,000 people lost their license due to drugs in 2016 – double that from ...
Swiss excellent road safety record threatenedOct. 27, 2017, 6:13 a.m.
The Swiss Office of Accident Prevention is warning the country’s excellent road safety record is under threat.
Campaign to teach drivers importance of rescue laneOct. 9, 2017, 6:21 a.m.
A nationwide campaign has been launched to teach drivers the importance of forming a rescue lane in case of an accide...
Parliament discusses new road rulesOct. 5, 2017, 9:45 a.m.
Swiss road laws could see some changes next year as parliament discuses new rules. It seems certain cyclists will ...