October is Transport month and some of the objectives for this campaign include promoting greater awareness of road safety behaviour for drivers and pedestrians as well as promoting "green" driving.
At the AA, your safety on the road is our business so during transport month, we encourage you to observe the following simple rules of the road:
"Stats have shown that these four points can drastically improve your chances of surviving a crash. Imagine how significantly the injury rate would decrease if we all did these four simple things," said the AA.
In preparation for next year's FIFA World Cup, there have been road works on major highways which are being upgraded and this has caused severe traffic congestions, which leads to a whole lot of carbon omissions.
Here are some tips on what you can do to make driving on our roads more pleasant during Transport month: