The second edition of this practical text covers all the principle aspects of road traffic law including driving offences, driver indentification, alcohol and drug-related offences, licensing and insurance, traffic signs, speeding, and fixed fixed penalties. Each chapter is written in accessible, non-technical language and combines explanations of the law with practical points, examples, and FAQs on problems commonly faced by police officers engaged in road traffic law enforcement. This ediiton has been completely updated to cover significant changes in road traffic law, including updates to the Road Taffic Act 1988 made by the Road Safety Act 2006.
This book focuses on those atreas that are most frequently encountered by traffic officers and includes useful appendices containing extracts from relevant road traffic legislation. This is an essential reference tool for all police officers who are engaged in front line road traffic duties.
- Includes updates to the Road Traffic Act 1988 made by the Road Safety Act 2006
- Practical and applied, covering all aspects of front line road traffic law enforcement
- Contains more diagrams, flow charts, and scenarios to strenghten the book's practical focus
- Practical points, examples, and FAQs are used throughout to help the reader quickly associate with the situation illustrated