Gosafe have checked the speed of 23,780 vehicles since midnight.
65 of which were traveling too fast.
Today marks 'European Day Without A Road Death', or EDWARD.
#ProjectEDWARD Since midnight, Gosafe have checked the speed of 23,780 vehicles. 65 of which were travelling too fast. #slowdown pic.twitter.com/oCvaekZGAo
— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) September 21, 2017
Speed, drink and drug driving, and mobile phone use are being targeted by Gardaí in the region today.
The annual 24-hour safety event started at midnight across Europe.