PACTS submits ideas to the Transport Committee for future inquiries

PACTS submits ideas to the Transport Committee for future inquiries

PACTS has submitted suggestions to the Transport Select Committee following the Committee’s call for ideas on future inquiry topics: “PACTS would like to  suggest that the Transport Committee conduct a short inquiry into the Government’s policy on the safety of young drivers. This would be an update on your Committee’s earlier work (particularly Novice Drivers (HC355) and Road safety (HC506)). We recommend this subject because it is well established that young drivers […]

UK Road Safety Summit: The Way Ahead

UK Road Safety Summit: The Way Ahead

‘This is a must see event if you want to understand and influence future UK road safety strategies’ This conference will engage key stakeholders in open and practical debate about the future of UK road safety policy and practice, the common and the different challenges across the UK and the diversity in road safety policy which has developed in the past few years. Key topics include: Road safety policy in […]

Road Safety Groups urge Young Driver Action

Road Safety Groups urge Young Driver Action

Road safety groups urge the Government to deliver on its young driver safety promise in a letter published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ), highlighting the UK Government U-turn on alcohol minimum unit pricing and the failure to produce a Green Paper on Graduated Driver Licensing. The letter is available here.  

Transforming the Highways Agency: PACTS reponse to consultation

Transforming the Highways Agency: PACTS reponse to consultation

PACTS submitted a response to the Government consultation on transforming the Highways Agency into a government-owned company, seeking a long-term framework for roads investment and creating an independent watchdog to ensure that the interests of road users are represented and the company’s performance is subjected to effective scrutiny and challenge. The PACTS response to the consultation is available here.  

Government’s U-Turn on Young Driver Safety

Government’s U-Turn on Young Driver Safety

19 December 2013                                                                                                             GOVERNMENT’S U-TURN ON YOUNG DRIVER SAFETY   Once again, the safety of young […]