This was followed by over half saying their were concerned by impaired drivers or people driving under the influence.
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Car jackers and hackers together made up 23 per cent of all motorists biggest fear, but it is still careless drivers on the road that cause the most anxiety.
A further 1,000 drivers were surveyed to reveal the bad habits they have while driving which could be classed as distracted or dangerous driving.
Oliver Richmond, CEO and founder of Servicing Stop said: “The figures make for alarming reading and clearly show a trend in declining road safety.
“There are many factors driving this, such as the distance people travel; the mix of transport modes used; the behaviour of drivers, riders and pedestrians; and the mix of groups of people using the roads.
“However, driver behaviour remains a major factor in road traffic accidents.
“A growing number of UK drivers are displaying dangerous habits putting the lives of themselves and other road users at risk, despite several recent Government road safety campaigns.
“It’s more important than ever that drivers remain alert and concentrate on the road.”
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