Fatal train accidents on Britain’s and Europe’s main line railways

Professor Andrew Evans has updated his papers on fatal train accidents in Britain and Europe.

Links to both papers are included in the post.

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.

Department for Transport delays publication of main 2016 Collision and Casualty results.

PACTS finds the delay extremely worrying and believes that this delay further demonstrates the case for a Road Collision Investigation Branch.

PACTS Paper: The changing nature of driving for work and questions for safety policy and practice

On behalf of PACTS and in collaboration with the Transport Safety Commission’s Work-related Road Safety Forum, Dr Nicola Christie and Heather Ward from University College London and Dr Shaun Helman from the Transport Research Laboratory have produced a briefing paper on the issue of work-related road safety.

PACTS joins Global Network for Road Safety Legislators in launching Manifesto #4roadsafety

On Monday 8th May, PACTS joined the Global Network for Road Safety Legislators in launching their new Manifesto #4roadsafety. Parliamentarians worldwide are being urged to support action to meet the United Nation’s (UN) target to halve road deaths by the end of the decade. HRH Michael of Kent opened the manifesto launch, which featured a keynote speech from Lord Robertson of Port Ellen, Chairman of the FIA Foundation and a presentation by […]