Road Safety News
Winter's On Its Way And The Gritters Are Ready For Action!
Mayo County Council delivers an Annual Winter Maintenance Service seven days a week throughout the season, whi...
Get Into The Groove - Get Down and Check Your Tyres
Roadsafety professionals are encouraging parents and all motorists to carry out three tyre checks – pressure, ...
See And Be Seen - Driving With Proper Vehicle Lights
All Ireland Final Road Safety Campaign - 'Be A Team Player On The Road To Croker'
Road Safety officials have teamed up with the GAA, the Police Service of Northern Ireland, An Garda Síochána a...
Mayo Leaving Cert Students Asked To Get Home Safely Pledge
Leaving cert results are available from this morning
Mayo County Council, together with Green-Schools Ireland, is launching an Anti-Idling Campaign for motorists dropping-off and picking-up outside schools.
Roadside Hedge Cutting Urged To Ensure Road Safety
Drivers Urged To Respect School Wardens When Schools Resume
Drivers who do not stop for lollipop men and women could face four penalty points and a €120 fine
Football fans asked to 'play it safe' on the roads this weekend
A road safety message ahead of this weekends double header at Croke Park
Don't Push On - Take That Break
Road signs of Mrs Doyle (from ‘Father Ted’) will be erected around the County, located near or at some Corrib ...
Safety officers gear up for Amber Thursday ahead of bank holiday weekend
Thursday July 29th marks the first ‘Amber Thursday’ event which is a joint collaboration between safety bodies...
Hot Weather and Road Rage: How To Keep Cool
For decades, researchers have observed a correlation between hot weather and increases in violent, aggressive ...
Roads Surface Dressing and Strengthening Programme Well Underway
Work is ongoing to Mayo County Councils 2021 roads programme. Machinery yard and municipal districts crews wil...
Tips For Headache Free Staycation Road Trip
Now that lockdowns are easing and Ireland is opening up, the prospect of road trips and staycations has got us...
Don't Be Slow In Looking Back
Motorists who drive too slowly without considering other road users may be contributing to collisions and casu...
Life Saving Children Stickers Aim To Increase Achill Road Safety
The Road Safety Office of Mayo County Council has launched the unusual community-based campaign to save young ...
Make Sure You're Heading For A Safe Holiday
People are being urged to make sure that their caravans and campervans are roadworthy, especially if they may ...
Primary School Children Swap Books For Speed Guns To Carry Out Road Safety Checks
Youngsters from Belcarra National School joined a Community Engagement Garda and Road Safety Officer so they h...
Driving With Hay Fever - Nothing to be sneezed at says pharmacist
Cut Out For The Job
Don't be surprised if you see something unusual on the side of the road today in County Mayo.
Council Issues Road Safety Advice as Clocks go Forward this Weekend
Summer Time arrives as the clocks go forward an hour on Sunday, March 28 2021 at 1am.
Plea For Motorists To Take Care This St. Patrick's Day
Road Safety Road Show Returns Virtually To Educate Young Road Users
The hard-hitting road show, which educates teens about the terrible consequences of road carnage is returning ...
Safe driving tips for 'very disturbed' conditions with heavy rain and gale force winds in the coming week
With worsening conditions expected this week, here are some simple tips on how to stay safe on the roads at th...
TikTok Mic Drop Road Safety Competition
The competition invites participants to create their own song or rap focusing on sharing the road safely and u...
Tiger Woods crash drives safety message home
How Safe Valentine's Day Driving will Prevent You from Breaking Anyone’s Heart this Valentines Day
Ireland Set For Sub-Zero Temperatures
Mayo County Council is warning road users of the potential for icy conditions overnight, with road surface tem...
Car Air Temperature Gauges Can Be Misleading Motorists
Many vehicles are fitted with outdoor temp gauges. They are a guideline to the ambient air temperature but the...
Winter weather driving tips- Driving in Ice and Snow
Don’t be a lightweight when it comes to road safety
Make 2021 A Brighter Year For Everyone - 'See And Be Seen'
Mayo County Council area engineering offices have been stocked with a limited number Hi Viz Vests to hand out ...
Mayo Road Safety Art Competition
Mayo Road Safety Art Competition 2021
'Light Up for Road Safety' - World Remembrance Day This Sunday 7-8PM
A Call To Help Protect Vulnerable Road Users
Communities asked to ‘Light up for Road Safety’
Local Authority Road Safety Officers across Ireland ask us all to shine a light for road safety on World Day o...
Clock Change Has Highlighted Defective Car Lights On Our Roads
Motorists are being urged to check their headlights as evening commutes get darker thanks to the clock change.
How to be a Courteous Motorist this winter-5 tips
Gardai Will Brighten Up Your Day
Be seen and be safe – that’s the message to all road users in Co. Mayo as the evenings get darker.
Covid19 Is The Wicked Witch This Halloween But All Is Not Lost
Too Close For Comfort - The Impact Of Driver Distraction
Beware Dangers Of Sun Glare During Your Commute
In the autumn and winter months there is an unlikely danger lurking in the field of vision of drivers: the sun...
Staying Safe On The Roads In Autumn
Here are some tips to staying safe on the roads this autumn
Look Out For Love-Crazed Deer On Our Roads
At this time of year the male fallow deer is unpredictable and can travel several miles a day in search of a m...
School Gate Chaos Forces Teachers To Turn To Councils For Help
School principals, currently dealing with the stress of implementing Covid-19 safety guidelines, are turning t...
Roadside Hedge Cutting Urged To Ensure Road Safety
Hedge cutting season is open from the 1st September, 2020 to 28th February 2021
Back-to-school season could test Ireland’s road safety once again
Thumbs up to lollipop men but no Hi Fives Covid19
A Decluttered Vehicle Is Definitely A Safer Vehicle
Go On Go On, Take A Break
The campaign is called 'Go On Go On, Take A Break’ & its aim is to encourage drivers to plan their actions be...
Some Drivers Gone Barking Mad
As people take to their cars for a staycation, road safety professionals are asking motorists to belt up all t...
Drivers Videoed Driving Recklessly For The Sake Of TikTok Social Media Fame
Viral craze could end in carnage
Make Sure Your Holiday Gets Off To A Flying Start, Even If It’s A Staycation
With travel restrictions easing there are more caravans and campervans on the road, which has highlighted the ...