Jamie Hassall

Jamie Hassall, Safer Roads People Team Leader Highways England

Jamie is responsible for improving driver compliance on Highways England’s strategic road network (SRN).  He is leading on the trialling of new detection equipment for areas such as close following as well as making more use of existing technologies such as ANPR.  He has developed a warning letter centre in partnership with the police and DVLA to target non-compliance on smart motorways related to misuse of the hardshoulder on Dynamic Hardshoulder sections and Red X signals.  This project won a Prince Michael International Road Safety award and to date about 120,000 letters have been sent.

Jamie is married with two children. He has a degree in Civil Engineering with first class hons and was not diagnosed as being dyslexic until starting work.