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Atkins research on 20mph limit areas: Interim results

Atkins research on 20mph limit areas: Interim results

Atkins has released interim results from their analysis of speed outcomes in 20mph limit areas.

PACTS reminds Government not to overlook safety in air quality moves

PACTS reminds Government not to overlook safety in air quality moves

The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has called on the Government not to overlook safety needs in its rush to improve air quality.

Fatal train accidents on Britain’s and Europe’s main line railways

Fatal train accidents on Britain’s and Europe’s main line railways

Professor Andrew Evans has updated his papers on fatal train accidents in Britain and Europe.

Links to both papers are included in the post.

PACTS conference: Reducing suicides on UK roads, 19th October

PACTS conference: Reducing suicides on UK roads, 19th October

Reducing suicides on UK roads  Thursday, 19th October 2017, 9.30am-4.30pm Church House, Westminster Book now for 10% discount  Some 6,000 people take their lives every year in the UK, often involving transport. The railway industry, working with Samaritans, has developed interventions that are having positive results. The roads sector lags behind. Data from Highways England suggests it is a significant problem but the wider scale of the tragedy is unknown and […]

Transport Safety APPG Vice-Chairman Viscount Simon delivers speech on roads policing

Transport Safety APPG Vice-Chairman Viscount Simon delivers speech on roads policing

Viscount Simon, vice-Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Transport Safety, delivered a speech on roads policing as part of the House of Lords debate on the Queen’s speech this week.