Response to PACTS’ FOI request on GDL research

In September PACTS  submitted a request, under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, to the Department for Transport on graduated driver licensing: “What research, if any, the DfT has undertaken into possible effects of a graduated driving licensing scheme for young drivers on access to employment, education, training or leisure for young people?” The Department has responded (15th October 2104) and is available here along with the supporting information provided. The response lists research by […]

Road Safety Groups urge Young Driver Action

Road safety groups urge the Government to deliver on its young driver safety promise in a letter published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ), highlighting the UK Government U-turn on alcohol minimum unit pricing and the failure to produce a Green Paper on Graduated Driver Licensing. The letter is available here.