KEEPING WELSH ROADS SAFER
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KEEPING WELSH ROADS SAFER

Snapped!

GoSafe regularly receives a number of videos and photographs of people driving dangerously, using a mobile phone, jumping red lights and many other forms of unsafe driving. Here’s some examples of submissions we've received and the action that we’ve taken against irresponsible drivers...

Offence: Gwent Police – Mobile Phone
A driver seen using their phone whilst driving has been given 6 penalty points and fines totalling £344. Footage of the offence was submitted to GoSafe after the driver was seen using their mobile phone on Wharf Road, Newport. The driver failed to comply with a conditional offer of a Fixed Penalty Notice and the case was referred to Court. The driver was given 6 penalty points and fines totalling £344.
Offence: South Wales Police – Contravene Red Light
A driver has been fined £242 and given 3 penalty points after driving through a red light. Footage of the incident which occurred on Ffordd Y Mileniwm, Barry, was submitted to GoSafe through Operation Snap. The driver failed to comply with a conditional offer of a Fixed Penalty Notice, meaning the case was referred to Court. The driver was found guilty and received a £242 fine and 3 penalty points on their license.
Offence: Dyfed Powys Police – Due Care
A motorist travelling on the A40 Brecon recorded an Audi overtaking them without giving due care or attention to the safety of other road users. The driver of the Audi was convicted at Court and given 4 penalty points and a fine of £80.