Select Committee membership to be announced

The motion confirming the membership of the Transport Select Committee (TSC) is on today’s Order Paper in the House of Commons (Standing Order No.9(6)). The order reads as follows:   TRANSPORT No debate after 7.00pm (Standing Order No. 9(6)) Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection That Robert Flello, Mary Glindon, Karl McCartney, Stewart Malcolm McDonald, Mark Menzies, Huw Merriman, Will Quince, Iain Stewart, Graham Stringer and Martin […]

Coalition calls for Young Driver Green Paper

  A coalition of 24 business groups, transport organisations and leading individuals, led by RoSPA and including PACTS, has written to all Westminster parties asking them to commit to a Green Paper on young driver safety in the next Parliament. The manifesto proposal is here with the introductory letter. The supporters: Glenda Jackson CBE MP; Dr Sarah Jones; Lord Jordan of Bournville CBE; Professor (Emeritus) Frank P McKenna; Lord McKenzie of Luton; Barry Sheerman MP; The Viscount Simon; David Ward MP; AIRSO; Association […]

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 […]

POST-RECESSION UK: CAN WE DELIVER A HEALTHY GREEN COUNTRY?

26 September 2013   POST-RECESSION UK: CAN WE DELIVER A HEALTHY GREEN COUNTRY?   Population growth, increasing demands on public services and the need for a greener, more sustainable and healthy quality of life – these are the options facing the UK as it emerges from recession. These themes are explored by eminent speakers PACTS’ conference next month.   Achieving safety, sustainability and health goals in transport will address the […]

August 2013 PACTS Newsletter

New PACTS website goes live Have a look at the new PACTS website which went live today. We hope you find it easier to use – let us know what you think! You can already register online for the forthcoming conference Triple Whammy on the 16th October, and shortly you’ll be able to pay online too. Thank you to Road Safety Analysis who have done a brilliant job designing our […]