Department for Transport Consultation on New Cycling Offences

Between August and November 2018, the Department for Transport held a consultation on New Cycling Offences: Causing Death or Serious Injury When Cycling. The consultation documents and proposals are available here: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/new-cycling-offences-causing-death-or-serious-injury-when-cycling Whilst PACTS broadly supports the proposals to introduce new offences, we have a reservations and caveats. In particular: Overall, we support the legislation because no alternative is proposed. However, rather than creating legislation specifically targeted at cyclists, we would […]

PACTS has submitted written evidence to the Select Committee Inquiry into ‘Improving Air Quality’

In November, PACTS submitted written evidence to the ‘Improving Air Quality’ inquiry that focuses on the interplay between the Government’s air quality policies and road safety.

PACTS response to European Commission’s consultation on vehicle safety regulations

PACTS has submitted a response to the European Commission’s consultation on GSR and PSR. The submission can be read here.

PACTS Response to consultation on changing the default speed limit in built up areas across Scotland from 30mph to 20mph.

PACTS has responded to the consultation by Mark Ruskell MSP, Green Party, on a Members Bill to change the default speed limit in built up areas across Scotland from 30mph to 20mph.

PACTS response to Department for Transport Consultation on MOT tests

PACTS Response to the Department for Transport Consultation Paper: “Extending the Date of the First MOT Test from Three Years to Four Years”