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Kate Forbes MSP has written to leading satellite navigation firms such as Apple and Google Maps to see whether they can provide additional safety features on navigation devices that could help prevent vehicles driving on the wrong side of Highland roads.
Road safety will soon be improved at a West Highland tourist hotspot after Transport Scotland agreed to Kate Forbes MSP’s request to reduce the 60mph speed limit at a road near two world-famous tourist attractions.
Following safety concerns, Transport Scotland have confirmed to Kate Forbes MSP that they will be lowering the speed limit on part of one of the Highland’s busiest trunk roads.
A campaign for greater awareness of how to safely overtake horse riders and cyclists on rural roads has won the backing of a national horse organisation.