Bring It On

This is a great idea – but doesn’t go far enough – such driving assessments should be made compulsory.

Cars have to be checked that they are up to the required standards for use on British roads every year (once they reach 3 years old), so why not have a similar assessment for drivers – say every 5 years, every driver has to have certain aspects of their driving assessed – most importantly, their eyesight, and their ability to perform simple motoring manoeuvres without endangering other people – you know, things like roundabouts, traffic lights, using indicators, correct motorway lane discipline, using mobile phones, and so on…