Beyond 2010 – Taking Stock and Moving Forward

Beyond 2010 – Taking Stock and Moving Forward

To mark the 10 year anniversary of the Tomorrow’s Roads road safety strategy, the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has published this report to provide an evaluation of road safety in Great Britain ten years on. Using a model inspired by the European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) PIN reports and building on findings from the two Three Year Strategy Reviews published by the Department for Transport this report […]

POST Note on Intelligent Transport Systems

POST Note on Intelligent Transport Systems

The Parlimentary Office of Science and Technology have issued note Number 322 on Intelligent Transport Systems.   Click here to download the document.

Towards Zero: Ambitious Road Safety Targets and the Safe System Approach

Towards Zero: Ambitious Road Safety Targets and the Safe System Approach

Beyond 2010 – A Holistic Approach to Road Safety in Great Britain

Beyond 2010 – A Holistic Approach to Road Safety in Great Britain

As we approach 2010 and the expiry of the current road safety strategy and casualty reduction targets, it is appropriate to consider how best to continue working towards reducing death and injury on the roads. More than a narrow analysis of casualty statistics outlining who, what, where and how people are being killed and seriously injured, this report aims to position road safety in a broader context. Transport is a […]

Research & Policy: Have we got the balance right? Claire Corbett

Research & Policy: Have we got the balance right? Claire Corbett

Since the shift towards reliance on evidence-led policies the amount and salience of road safety research commissioned by government and other public bodies has increased substantially. This paper examines research knowledge that has helped to inform recent policies contained in the 2005 Road Safety Bill and Consultation Paper on Offences involving Bad Driving and considers whether the balance between research and policy is about right, whether more research is needed […]