Parliamentary Questions on transport safety issues (April 2017)

Recent Parliamentary Questions and Answers from the House of Commons and the House of Lords.

April 2017 update.

Department for Transport releases April Road Safety Newsletter

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.

Bus Services Bill passes through Third Reading in the House of Commons

PACTS pushed for amendments to the Bus Services Bill that focused on bus safety. The Bus Services Bill has now passed through its Third Reading in the House of Commons.

Preventing Drug Driving in Europe: PACTS and ETSC launch new report

PACTS and ETSC have launched their new report into Preventing Drug Driving in Europe at the European Parliament in Brussels today (8th March 2017).

PACTS Urges Chancellor to remember Road Safety funding as part of the Autumn Statement

PACTS has written to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Right Honourable Phillip Hammond MP, ahead of this year’s Autumn Statement, asking him to ensure vital funding for road safety.   Capital investment is important but so too is resource spend. Without a sufficiently large and stable core of expert and experienced staff, it will not be possible to undertake the actions set out in the Statement. That in turn will jeopardise […]