Great question in Commons today by @BarrySheerman on need #4RoadSafety action to reduce daily death toll of 3500 lives. Govt reply by Andrea Leadsom relying heavily on driverless cars as a ‘silver bullet’ solution. Not likely to make positive impact before 2030 at the earliest! pic.twitter.com/3hHLMiRMF2
£46 million to help repair potholes
£151 million for the local highways maintenance incentive fund
£500,000 competition for connected technologies
£4 million for the Cycle Rail scheme
extension to 3 cycle and walk to work pilot projects twitter.com/PACTS/status/9…
The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) is a registered charity. It supports the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Transport Safety.
Its charitable objective is "To protect human life through the promotion of transport safety for the public benefit". Its aim is to advise and inform members of the House of Commons and of the House of Lords on air, rail and road safety issues.
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