Monday 19 February 2018

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Gemma O'Doherty

If you're planning a road trip to see Trap's army in Poland next year, now is the time to familiarise yourself with the idiosyncrasies of eastern European driving.

Unfortunately the country isn't blessed with decent roads and fatalities are among the highest in Europe. Despite this, driving laws are strictly enforced.

Horns are only allowed in absolute emergencies and headlights must be kept on at all times. Also, before you cross the border, your car must be equipped with a fire extinguisher, hazard warning triangle and first aid kit. For more tips on driving in Poland Mondial Assistance Ireland has compiled an easy guide at

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