Retain CCTV option say safety groups and LGA

Retain CCTV option say safety groups and LGA

SIR – Banning CCTV cameras cars will make it impossible for councils to tackle dangerous parking outside schools, stop drivers blocking bus lanes and essential loading bays for businesses and delivery firms, protect disabled pedestrians against reckless motorists parking on pavements and improve safety on dangerous roads or junctions. CCTV parking enforcement accounts for just 2 per cent of total council parking income so it will also fail to drastically […]

Press Notice: Achieving Safety, Sustainability and Health Goals in Transport

Press Notice: Achieving Safety, Sustainability and Health Goals in Transport

Press Notice: Issued Monday 31 March 2014 PACTS is pleased to announce the publication of its report Achieving Safety, Sustainability and Health Goals in Transport and the press notice is now available for access here. The report is available for access on the PACTS website.  

One third of a million people may be killed or injured on GB roads 2011-2030, says report for PACTS

One third of a million people may be killed or injured on GB roads 2011-2030, says report for PACTS

Press Notice: Issued Friday 21 March. Embargoed to 00:01 Monday 24th March 2014 Parliamentary group calls on Government to prevent one third of a million people being killed or seriously injured on British roads by 2030. A third of a million people will be killed or seriously injured on the roads in Great Britain over the two decades ending 2030 unless the government acts, according to a report1 commissioned by […]

UK Air Safety Group response to Flight Time Limitations

UK Air Safety Group response to Flight Time Limitations

The UK Air Safety Group, with whom  PACTS work closely, has recently published an open letter to UK MEPs which expresses great concerns over the recent EU parliamentary vote on Aviation Safety and airline flight crews’ Flight Time Limitations (FTL) scheme, as proposed by European Aviation Safety Agency. The letter is available here.

PACTS Appoints New Road Environment Group Leader

PACTS Appoints New Road Environment Group Leader

  International road safety expert, Heather Ward, has been appointed as chair of the Road Environment working party of PACTS, the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety. For the full press release please click the link here.