National “Slow Down” Day
19 October 2016
An Garda Síochána will conduct a national speed enforcement operation “Slow Down” from 07.00 hrs on Friday 21st October to 07.00 hrs on Saturday 22nd October 2016.
The objective is to reduce the number of speed related collisions, save lives and reduce injuries on our roads .
The aim of “Slow Down” is to remind drivers of the dangers of speeding, increase compliance with speed limits and act as a deterrent to driving at excessive and inappropriate speed.