Cutting the speed limit to 20mph in Scotland’s towns and cities could result in up to 755 fewer injuries a year – with savings of up to almost £40 million possible, according to new research.
Fear over road safety are stopping people from cycling more often, according to a new government report.
Volkswagen and Seat are selling vehicles which Volkswagen Group knows have faulty seat belts, a consumer group has claimed.
Motorcyclists have taken part in a “life saving” course to keep them safer on the north-east's roads.
Former JLS Star JB Gill has thrown his weight behind an initiative to improve farm safety for both staff and children after it emerged agriculture is still one of the most dangerous industries to work in.
Plans for a permanent safety barrier at a historic Aberdeen bridge have been given the go-ahead
A new safety measure has been installed at a notorious north-east junction.
A new motorbike safety scheme has been launched in the north-east.
A Scottish firm has recalled two of its smoked salmon products over food poisoning fears.
Westhill-based Bibby Offshore has announced that it will be the first to deploy a new diving safety system within the North Sea.
Parking restrictions outside a school could be extended in an effort to make the area safer for pupils.
A North-east business owner has admitted a safety failing which led to the death of a worker at a North-east shooting ground.
Aberdeen City Council will not be required to take court action against high- rise residents in a bid to carry out safety improvements.
A warning has gone out to pet owners after massive chunks of an unknown waxy substance washed ashore in the North-east.
Aberdeen has won its fifth consecutive Purple Flag award for safety in the city centre – more than a decade after the area was deemed one of Scotland’s most crime-ridden.
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Uber has announced a series of new safety measures in the UK, including more proactively working with police when incidents are reported and introducing a 24-hour customer support phone line.
An Aberdeen playpark will now benefit from signs warning drivers to slow down.
Children are more likely to have a positive than negative experience online, new research has revealed.
A North-east politician has praised Snapchat for improving children’s safety – but says it should do more.
Organisations from across the North-east have joined forces to urge the public to stay safe this festive season.
Concerns have been raised about the state of safety railings at a popular North-east beach.
Sleep deprivation disrupts brain cell communication in much the same way as alcohol, research has shown.
More than 5,000 motorists have been caught out by average speed cameras on the North-east’s busiest road in the last year.
Safety watchdogs have said it is “not possible” to determine whether a chemical being kept in at least three Aberdeen secondary schools is being stored correctly.
Nightclub and bars in the city centre have been put through their paces by police as the student influx into Aberdeen began.
Councillors have approved a raft of measures in a bid to improve road safety in the North-east
A call was made today to improve safety at the site of a former school after children were spotted playing on the area.
Aberdeen City Council today sought to reassure residents that safety remains its "highest priority" after a photo emerged of a high-rise fire escape that had been blocked off during overcladding work.
New signs along Aberdeen beach are set to help emergency services pinpoint the location of people in trouble.