PACTS Comments on 2nd Reading of Daylight Saving Bill

PACTS Comments on 2nd Reading of Daylight Saving Bill

The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety today welcomed the Second Reading given to the Daylight Saving Bill proposed by Rebecca Harris. Commenting on the Bill’s progress, Robert Gifford, Executive Director of PACTS, said “This is a great day for road safety. A change of time zones to give us more light at the end of the day and reduce crashes and accidents as dusk falls. The Second Reading given to this […]

PACTS calls on members to write to MPs asking for support for Lighter Later

PACTS calls on members to write to MPs asking for support for Lighter Later

Dear Colleague,   I am writing to ask for your help in our campaign topersuade Parliament to vote in favour of Single/Double Summertime (SDST) tohelp save lives on our roads.   A move to Single/Double Summertime has been alongstanding priority for PACTS and this winter we hope to see importantprogress in Parliament. This winter we hope to see substantial progress whenthe Private Member’s Bill proposed by Rebecca Harris will be […]

Road Safety (Financial Penalty Deposit) (Appropriate Amount) Order 2009

Road Safety (Financial Penalty Deposit) (Appropriate Amount) Order 2009

This order considered in Grand Committee and laid before the House of Lords on 25 February 2009Download the document

Parliament: Information www.parliament.uk

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Ending the Scandal of Complacency

    Louise has been a long standing member of the Transport Select Committee and in May 2008, Louise was elected as its Chair. Louise has been Joint Chair of the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) since 2006.   The latest official statistics on road accidents show a welcome reduction in the number of people killed or injured on our roads. Yet even with this improvement, 2, 946 deaths […]