PACTS Policy Briefing – Single Double Summertime

PACTS Policy Briefing – Single Double Summertime

In the UK, clocks are set to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) from October to March and British Summer Time (BST), which is GMT + 1, from March to October. Most European Countries follow Central European Time(CET) which is GMT + 1 in winter and GMT + 2 in summer. Research shows that a change in Britain’s timekeeping to fall in line with CET, a move often referred to as ‘Single/Double […]

PACTS Policy Briefing – Road Safety Performance Beyond 2010

PACTS Policy Briefing – Road Safety Performance Beyond 2010

This briefing was written in response to a meeting PACTS had with the Road Safety Minister, Mike Penning in July 2010.Download the document

PACTS Policy Briefing – Lowering the BAC Limit

PACTS Policy Briefing – Lowering the BAC Limit

As part of a wider series of policy briefings which PACTS will be publishing over the coming weeks, PACTS outline their position on lowering the BAC limit and highlight the key issues at stake.   We have made the following recommendations:   ·         Government should give priority to responding to the findings of the North Review and publish a road safety strategy forbeyond 2010 as soon as possible. ·         The default Blood Alcohol Content limit […]

Beyond 2010 – Taking Stock and Moving Forward

Beyond 2010 – Taking Stock and Moving Forward

To mark the 10 year anniversary of the Tomorrow’s Roads road safety strategy, the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has published this report to provide an evaluation of road safety in Great Britain ten years on. Using a model inspired by the European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) PIN reports and building on findings from the two Three Year Strategy Reviews published by the Department for Transport this report […]

POST Note on Intelligent Transport Systems

POST Note on Intelligent Transport Systems

The Parlimentary Office of Science and Technology have issued note Number 322 on Intelligent Transport Systems.   Click here to download the document.