The Department for Transport has released its April edition of the Road Safety Newsletter. The newsletter is written for the benefit of those working in the road safety field or who are interested in the topic.
The Department for Transport has released its December edition of the Road Safety Newsletter. The newsletter is been written for the benefit of those working in the road safety field or who are interested in the topic. The newsletter covers: The Government’s Safer Roads Fund to improve dangerous roads The Mobile Phone Penalty Increase The AA Trust’s Driver Distraction Campaign The THINK! Drink Driving Christmas Campaign Highways England’s ‘Driving In The […]
Brexit and a new UK Government – implications for transport safety A month of change It now almost goes without saying that the political and indeed other events following the UK referendum of 23rd June have been more momentous, unpredictable and fast-moving than anyone could have imagined. Brexit, a new Prime Minister, a comprehensive cabinet reshuffle, mass resignation from the Shadow Cabinet and a Labour Party leadership contest underway. Less […]
A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all of us at PACTS. We wish you all safe and comfortable travel during this time of year! Government News Department for Transport Road safety minister Andrew Jones MP has said that the Department for Transport (DfT) may publish its Road Safety Statement very soon. No date has been announced but we understand it may be imminent. The National Cycling and […]
Now that Parliament has returned from its Conference Recess and as Winter approaches, PACTS has summarised the recent transport safety activities and announcements which we hope will be useful to our readers. Parliamentary News Shadow Transport Ministers Following the election of its new leader, the Labour Party has confirmed its new Shadow Transport Ministers; they will be headed by the Shadow Secretary of State for Transport Lilian Greenwood MP […]