The 2019 PACTS Westminster Lecture on Transport Safety, in partnership with IMEchE and supported by Michelin and Thatcham Research Lessons from the Ashes: Improving transportation safety through accident investigation PACTS has been highlighting the importance of in-depth accident investigation that focuses on learning and prevention, for all transport modes. We are delighted that Robert Sumwalt, Chairman of the US National Transportation Safety Board and expert in accident investigation, has agreed to […]
Driver and Pilot Alertness: Understanding Human Performance and the Contribution of Automation Institution of Mechanical Engineers, London 05 December 2019 Early Bird ends on 25 October 2019 Whilst increase automation is reducing reliance on humans this may, if not designed and managed appropriately, increase the risk of loss of attention. Driver/Pilot alertness is affected by many factors including the design of the task, work environment, rostering, fatigue, stimulation profile of the […]
Regulating drug driving to protect all road users Europe House, 32 Smith Square, London Tuesday 22 October 9:30 – 13:00 PACTS and the European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) will hold a seminar on drug driving on 22 October in London. Participation is free, however places are limited. Full details and agenda available here.
Calendar of PACTS events in 2019 January 2019 21st Rail Safety WP, 1-4pm, TfL, Palestra, London. 28th Road Safety Working Parties, 10am-3pm, Aviva Digital Garage, London February 2019 6th TSC WRRS Forum, 1-4pm, SMMT, London 18th Management & Finance Committee, 11am, Buckingham Court March 2019 7th PACTS Board meeting, 11.00am-1.00pm, 1 Parliament Street 7th PACTS Members meeting 2.30-4.00pm, Grimond Room, Portcullis House […]