New long range speed cameras set to go nationwide - How they work and can fine you

Post date: Jul 29, 2019 4:11:14 PM

New long-range speed cameras could be rolled out nationwide to prevent motorists committing driving offences while behind the wheel of their cars. These cameras which have a range of over 1km has been rolled out in areas of the UK and have proven to be successful in catching drivers. For example, in its first month, the device set up on the A417 and A419 in Gloucestershire managed to catch 1,200 speeders and 32 other offences. The long-range cameras can spot a driver committing a driving offence from over one kilometre away and is dubbed ‘the Long Ranger’.