Monthly Archives: January 2023

Sunak’s “sin”

Professor John Adams challenges the validity of safety claims made for seat belts. His risk compensation theory, as I understand it, says that the safer you feel inside your insulated cabin, the more likely you are to take risks and … Continue reading

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Taking back control?

Now Keir Starmer’s at it, talking about taking back control. Doubtless he has no intention of letting drivers decide when or what speed to go. Driving by context instead of numbers is probably too subtle a concept for any politician … Continue reading

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