IAM Guidance on restarting services

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Observer and Examiner – New Guidelines Important update IAM RoadSmart is pleased to announce that motorcycle observed rides can resume from Monday 15 June, in England.This decision has been taken in line with the recent government announcement that non-essential shops can re-open from this date in England and our view that this opens the way for non-essential trips. Groups in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland should continue to follow the rules […]

Observed riding – new guidelines on the way

Further to the advice in last week’s Inform, IAM RoadSmart is preparing new guidelines for future observed rides so that they can start again as quickly as possible in the event of any further easing of the lockdown in England and Northern Ireland.  They will be updated when Wales and Scotland move from their current […]

IAM RoadSmart News

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New motorcycle Observer and Examiner guidelines While IAM RoadSmart is keen to get back to observed sessions we need to be confident that when we do resume activities we are not only within the Government guidelines but offering the best advice for you our Observers and Examiners and our associates – to stay safe. We […]

Making advanced driving and riding accessible to all

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A guide to help IAM RoadSmart groups adapt their driving and riding coaching to support the different needs and learning styles of neurodiverse people taking their advanced driver or rider course has been published. The guide, released during Neurodiversity Week (16-20 May),  has been written by training specialist and member Denis McCann and is now […]

Be a SAM Ambassador

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As England gets moving again, IAM RoadSmart says that you can be an ambassador for motorcycling by showing good rider behaviour as the nation gets moving again says IAM RoadSmart Set an example and be an ambassador for good driver and rider behaviour as we pull together to get things moving again is the message […]

IAM RoadSmart News Update

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Tony Greenidge appointed Interim CEO Chairman Derek McMullan has announced that Tony Greenidge, previously IAM RoadSmart’s Business Development Director, has taken up the role of Interim Chief Executive from Monday 4 May.His appointment means Mike Quinton is stepping down as CEO with immediate effect, following his resignation announced at the end of March but he […]

Your SAM Face Mask

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This SAM Face Mask design was kindly shared by SAM member Pete Harley. It appears that we may be asked to start wearing facemasks soon. Clearly, we don’t want to cause problems with the supply of masks for NHS and care workers so here’s a plan for a mask that uses things that we all […]

IAM RoadSmart Business News

Mike Quinton, IAM RoadSmart CEO, steps down

Coronavirus(COVID-19) Update Coronavirus (COVID-19) updateDue to the unfolding situation with Coronavirus (COVID-19), IAM RoadSmart Trustees have taken the difficult decision to temporarily suspend all our on-road training and scale back our resources, from Wednesday 1 April 2020.A small team is still available to respond to enquiries from our groups, members and customers. In line with […]

Cancellation of SAM Club Fees

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SAM Club MembersAn important message about SAM Club fees in 2020  Hi very valued SAM members, SAM Club fees (just £12 for 12 months) are normally due on the 1st of April each year. The SAM Committee has decided that, in light of the ongoing problems with coronavirus, no fees will be due for the […]

IAM RoadSmart – Coronavirus Update

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Group Advice In light of the ongoing messages from Government about the vital importance of social-distancing as part of the fight against Coronavirus (COVID-19), IAM RoadSmart’s Senior Management Team has today (23 March) updated its advice and guidance for groups, observers and examiners. There has been clear and firm guidance from the […]