>THIS DEPT OF TRANSPORT INITIATIVE HAS BEEN > RE-LAUNCHED, MAY 2006. > > Information Release. > > Due to the nature of the quality of driving in > England the Department of Transport has now devised > a new scheme in order to identify poor drivers and > give good drivers the opportunity to recognise them > whilst driving. > > For this reason as from the middle of May 2006 those > drivers who are found to be driving badly which > includes: > -overtaking in dangerous places; > -hovering within one inch of the car in front; > -stopping sharply; > -speeding in residential areas; > -pulling out without indication; > -performing U turns inappropriately in busy > highstreets; > -under taking on motorways and > -taking up more than one lane in multi lane > roads, > > These drivers will be issued with flags, white with > a red cross, signifying their inability to drive > properly. > > > These flags must be clipped to a door of the car and > be visible to all other drivers and pedestrians. > Those drivers who have shown particularly poor > driving skills will have to display a flag on each > side of the car to indicate their greater lack of > skill and general lower intelligence mindset to the > general public. > > Please circulate this to as many other motorists as > you can so that drivers and pedestrians will be > aware of the meaning of these flags. > Department of Transport.