PACTS Publishes a Road Safety Review after 10 Years of the “Tomorrow’s Roads: Safer for Everyone” Strategy.

PACTS Publishes a Road Safety Review after 10 Years of the “Tomorrow’s Roads: Safer for Everyone” Strategy.

The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) today publishes its independent analysis of progress towards the 2010 road casualty reduction targets. March 1 marks the tenth anniversary of the publication “Tomorrow’s Roads: Safer for Everyone” by the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions. The analysis is based on data up to the end of 2008. Confirmed casualty data for 2010 will not be available until June 2011. […]

PACTS COMMENTS ON DfT PLUG-IN CAR GRANT SCHEME

PACTS COMMENTS ON DfT PLUG-IN CAR GRANT SCHEME

PACTS COMMENTS ON DfT PLUG-IN CAR GRANT SCHEME

PACTS COMMENTS ON DfT PLUG-IN CAR GRANT SCHEME

PACTS COMMENTS ON DfT PLUG-IN CAR GRANT SCHEME

PRESS RELEASE  FOR IMMEDIATE USE  February 25 2010 Commenting on proposals today from the DfT that motorists might receive a grant of up to £5,000 towards the purchase of an electric or hybrid vehicle, Robert Gifford, Executive Director of the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety, said, “The key point to remember here will be not just the environmental impact but the safety record of these vehicles. It will be […]

PACTS COMMENTS ON LATEST ROAD CASUALTY FIGURES

PACTS COMMENTS ON LATEST ROAD CASUALTY FIGURES

FOR IMMEDIATE USE               FEBRUARY 4 2010 PACTS COMMENTS ON LATEST ROAD CASUALTY FIGURES Commenting on the latest road casualty figures up to September 2009 published today by the Department for Transport, Robert Gifford, Executive Director of the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety, said “Clearly a further fall in road deaths is good news and reflects the hard work being undertaken by all involved in improving safety. If the present […]