Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 February 2009

270 Pages


ISBN: 9780199559756

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This publication is part of the Policing Publishing Program

Road Traffic Law

Second Edition

Simon Cooper and Michael Orme

Blackstone's Practical Policing

  • Practical text covering all aspects of front-line road traffic law enforcement
  • Clearly written in non-technical language to encourage ease of reference
  • Includes practical examples, case studies, and FAQs to help the reader quickly associate the law with the situation illustrated
  • The second edition is fully revised and updated to include all recent law, including new offences such as causing death by careless driving, causing death by careless driving when under the influence of drink or drugs, insurance and licensing, use of mobile telephones and control of a vehicle, and updates to construction and use rules
  • Covers key areas such as insurance, vehicle test certificates, driver identification, driver licensing, speeding, and fixed penalties

New to this Edition:

  • Covers significant changes in the area including the enforcement of the Road Safety Act 2006 and updates to the Road Traffic Act 1988
  • Increased use of diagrams, flow charts, and photographs increase the book's practical focus
  • Greater number of practical features are spread throughout the book to ensure issues discussed are clearly understood

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