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Ready for winter driving? Police offer seasonal advice for motorists

With frosty mornings back on the calendar, police are offering some seasonal safety tips for motorists as road conditions turn more wintry. Vehicle windshields need...

Watch your speed and take driving breaks during Midsummer travel

The annual summer migration of Finns from cities and towns to their summer cottages for the Midsummer holiday has begun. Thursday is the busiest outbound...

One man dead after tractor drink-drive accident

Police say two men, suspected of being under the influence of alcohol, were involved in a single-vehicle accident in Somero in south west Finland...

Police highlight safety for ‘No Road Death Day’ campaign

Finnish police are taking part in a Europe-wide initiative today to try and have just one day with no road deaths. Project EDWARD - which...

Meet the teenager from Lahti who’s revving up the rally world

If hurtling around a forest road at 180km per hour doesn't seem like a typical teenage hobby, then that's because Sami Pajari is not...

Taxi Federation says reforms weakened consumer confidence

A year after major reforms to the country's taxi industry, the Finnish Taxi Federation says customer confidence in all the changes is somewhat low. In...

Police drink drive crackdown already catches offenders

A nation wide police effort to crack down on drink drivers is already paying off. The campaign started on Thursday and continues through until Sunday. According...

Estonian speeders set to receive Finnish fine notifications

Estonian drivers caught speeding by cameras in Finland will soon be receiving letters about their fines. It's part of a new police initiative to crack...

Police launch nationwide speeding clampdown

Keep your speed down on the roads today - police have launched a nationwide crackdown on speeding drivers that started at midnight and continues...

Deadline approaching to change summer tyres for winter tyres

The deadline for drivers to change their car tyres from summer to winter is Saturday 1st December. That's a big change from just a decade...