David Barton is a popular contributor to both radio and press and a regular blogger on this site and others.
David is happy to provide topical comment to members of the media and to appear on TV or radio by arrangement.
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In The Press
New drug drive limits - 31st January 2015
David was quoted on the implications for the unwary motorist of the newly announced drug driving limits.
The implications of driving a unroadworthy vehicle - 22nd january 2015
David was quoted on the implications of driving a vehicle that isn't roadworthy on an article on a leading car financing website.
Scottish drink drive law changes - 5th December 2014
David was widely quoted on the 5th December 2014 on the change in the Scottish drink drive laws.
Recent Press Releases
BBC Essex Radio 12/2/15
David appeared as a guest on the "Full Throttle Thursday" programme taking about the new drug driving laws and other motroring law issues.
Radio Kent 8/10/2012
David interviewed on the Julia George show talking about young drivers and his "Lose your L-plates not your license" campaign.
Business Bunker 10/7/12
David interviewed on the Business Bunker radio show talking about:
- Driving in France and the new breathalyser rules
- Young drivers, the particular rules that apply to them, and his campaign to make them more aware.
- Police Powers of Vehicle Seizure and Disposal
Published 16 June 2020
- Speeding Offences on the Rise
Published 10 June 2020
- Speed Detection Devices Not Necessarily Conclusive.
Published 14 February 2020
- Police Christmas Drink Drive Campaigns
Published 20 December 2019
- Speeding Lady
Published 14 December 2019
- Hiring chauffeur a “hardship” for tycoon
Published 20 November 2019
- A man spent £30,000 of his savings on a failed legal battle "for justice" over a £100 speeding fine.
Published 20 September 2019
- Driving whilst using a mobile telephone – the law clarified
Published 16 September 2019
- NIPs to the Wrong Address
Published 20 July 2019
- Laser Jammers in the News - Again
Published 15 July 2019
- Don't Ignore the Big Red X
Published 25 June 2019
- Drug Driving and the Law
Published 13 June 2019
- Alcohol Immobilisers
Published 9 April 2019
- Driver Alcohol Detection Systems for Safety (DADDS)
Published 9 April 2019
- Were the proceedings started in time?
Published 4 April 2019