Keyword: speed cameras

'Yellow vests' blamed for rise in road deaths by wrecking speed cameras

France's road safety department attributed a 17% rise in fatal road accidents last month to destruction of speed cameras by the protesters.

Yellow vests knock out 60% of all speed cameras in France

France's interior minister Christophe Castaner said the wilful damage was a threat to road safety and put lives in danger.

Anger mounts in France over 'cash machine' road speed cameras

Motorists and even police are increasingly critical of the speed traps that are forecast to earn the French state 800 million euros in fines next year.