PACTS Newsletter November/December 2013

PACTS Newsletter November/December 2013

Places still available for Wednesday 4th December lecture on fatigue in transport. Dr Hunter will address fatigue in road and rail as well as aviation. Staying Awake, Staying Alive: the problem of fatigue in the transport sector.  Dr Robert Hunter, Head for Flight Safety at BALPA will deliver the 24th Westminster Lecture, 4 December, 6pm.  Book here. Includes dinner. Parliamentary safety news Transport Questions In the most recent Transport Questions held on 7th November […]

PQs 14th October-25th November

PQs 14th October-25th November

Cycling: Accidents 25th November Jim Fitzpatrick: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what resources his Department has allocated to reducing the number of cyclists being killed on the roads. Mr Goodwill: The safety of all cyclists is important to the Government, that’s why we have invested more in cycling than previous governments. The Department will have spent £278 million directly on cycling in the five years 2010-11 to 2014-15. For […]

Jobs at PACTS

Jobs at PACTS

PACTS is looking for a new Chair for its Road Environment Working Party as Chris Lines steps down at the end of 2013. This is a an important (unpaid)  role within PACTS. For details see our Jobs page. http://www.pacts.org.uk/jobs/ Applications for the positions of Office & Events Manager and Transport Safety Commission & Working Party Manager are now closed. We hope to announce the outcomes shortly.  

September 2013 Newsletter

September 2013 Newsletter

The latest news from Westminster… Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. MPs show that road safety matters The Westminster Parliament was in recess for August – apart from being recalled for the debate on Syria. When it returned on Monday 2 September, MPs of all parties and from all parts of the UK demonstrated that road safety is an issue high on their agendas and that of […]