The Transport Safety APPG is now registered for the 2017/2018 Parliament

The Transport Safety APPG is now registered for the 2017/2018 Parliament

PACTS is pleased to announce that the All-Party Parliamentary for Transport Safety (Transport Safety APPG) has officially been registered for the 2017/2018 Parliament.

PACTS signs joint letter to Minister on vehicle standards

PACTS signs joint letter to Minister on vehicle standards

In a joint letter to the DfT, PACTS has urged new Minister Jesse Norman MP to support improvements to European legislation and to champion continued improvements under UK legislation regarding minimum standards for vehicles, post-Brexit.

PACTS reminds Government not to overlook safety in air quality moves

PACTS reminds Government not to overlook safety in air quality moves

The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has called on the Government not to overlook safety needs in its rush to improve air quality.

Transport Safety APPG Vice-Chairman Viscount Simon delivers speech on roads policing

Transport Safety APPG Vice-Chairman Viscount Simon delivers speech on roads policing

Viscount Simon, vice-Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Transport Safety, delivered a speech on roads policing as part of the House of Lords debate on the Queen’s speech this week.

General Election 2017 – road safety manifesto commitments

General Election 2017 – road safety manifesto commitments

Following the announcement of a UK General Election on June 8th, PACTS wrote to the major parties calling for a clear commitment to casualty reduction, backed by targets, to be included in their manifestos. Since then: PACTS welcomes Labour’s pledge for a ‘reset’ of the UK’s road safety vision, included in their manifesto: “After seven years of stalled progress, Labour will reset the UK’s road safety vision and ambitiously strive for […]