By Martin Beckford for The Mail on Sunday
Published: 00:09 BST, 2 September 2018 | Updated: 00:09 BST, 2 September 2018
Black box recorders are to be fitted to thousands of young drivers’ cars in a Government experiment to cut road accidents.
The ‘telematics’ systems will record their speed, braking and cornering then provide feedback on how well they are driving through a mobile phone app as part of a project to assess ways to improve driving standards.
More than 14,000 learners and novice drivers aged between 17 and 24 are to be recruited for the £2 million research project to be launched by the Department for Transport.
Some learners will pledge to drive