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.
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.
19 December 2013 GOVERNMENT’S U-TURN ON YOUNG DRIVER SAFETY Once again, the safety of young […]
3 November 2013 COMMON DRIVER FATIGUE SIMILAR TO DRINK-DRIVING It is common for people in the UK to drive with levels of fatigue that are associated with some loss of ability similar to, and sometimes beyond what is seen at the legal alcohol limit for driving, according to fatigue and transport expert Dr Robert Hunter. Speaking at the Parliamentary Advisory Council on Transport Safety’s Westminster Lecture on Wednesday night (4 Dec)* […]