Conference presentations: UK Road Safety Summit: Drink, drugs & mobile phones

Conference presentations: UK Road Safety Summit: Drink, drugs & mobile phones

PACTS UK Road Safety Summit March 2015 programme and speaker presentations are available to download below PACTS UK Road Safety Summit presentations Download full programme If you have any problems downloading either the programme or the presentations please email joanne.mackel@pacts.org.uk for assistance.      Sponsored by: Supported by:

Road safety in the 21st century – public expectations of government

Road safety in the 21st century – public expectations of government

The 25th Westminster Lecture on Transport Safety and the 4th lecture in the UN Decade of Action Series, was delivered by Tony Bliss, Global Road Safety Adviser, Monash University Accident Research Centre, at the Palace of Westminster on 8th December 2014. Tony Bliss, who travelled from New Zealand, spoke on Road safety in the 21st century – public expectations of government.  The lecture was attended by almost 100 parliamentarians, Government officials, transport safety experts, business people, road user groups and others.  The event was […]

Tyre Safety Parliamentary Breakfast Briefing

Tyre Safety Parliamentary Breakfast Briefing

The Tyre Safety Breakfast Briefing held on 5th November was a joint event from PACTS, TyreSafe and the Tyre Industry Federation discussing the impacts and implications of tyre safety for road safety, traffic delays and the environment, affecting drivers, consumers, highways authorities, emergency services, local authorities and others. The events was hosted and chaired by former Transport Minister and PACTS Co-chair Jim Fitzpatrick MP, with presentations from Stuart Jackson, Chairman of […]

Transport Minister Claire Perry gives keynote speech at PACTS Driverless Vehicles: from technology to policy conference at Thatcham Research

Transport Minister Claire Perry gives keynote speech at PACTS Driverless Vehicles: from technology to policy conference at Thatcham Research

Follow this link for the full speech   The Driverless Vehicles presentations are available below: Opening Slide Peter Shaw, Chief Executive, Thatcham Research: Driverless Vehicle Conference Matthew Avery, Thatchem, Safety Research Director: Existing Safety Technology- is the driverless vehicle already here? Henrik Clasen, Delphi Electronics and Safety, Technical Manager Advanced Engineering Safety Europe: Active Safety Technologies; a roadmap from today Anders Eugensson, Volvo Cars: Advanced Technologies Aiming Towards Zero Fatalities […]

Women and Alcohol: How much is too much?

Women and Alcohol: How much is too much?

PACTS and Direct Line Group are holding a breakfast briefing on 9th September to launch an important research report on women, alcohol and transport. The authors are Kris Beuret (Social Research Associates), Claire Corbett (Brunel University) and Heather Ward (UCL). The event will begin with breakfast at 8.15am; Transport Minister Claire Perry MP will give the opening remarks at 8.45am, followed by presentations and responses; depart by 10am. This is an invitation-only event, however […]