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Speed: driver judgment too often ignores other road users

Will Ainslie Cowes Isle of Wight PO31
05 March 2021
 

Terry Hudson’s letter (LTT 05 Feb) is another in a long line of correspondence on these pages that promotes the libertarian notion of allowing motorists to determine what constitutes a safe and reasonable speed to drive at, rather than having a maximum limit set above which they should not drive. The question is, safe and reasonable for who?

Given human beings’ general inclination towards “looking after No 1”, I’d argue that drivers’ perception of safe and...

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