The Department for Transport has released their September Road Safety Newsletter. The newsletter summarizes the department’s recent announcements on road safety including proposals to support advanced driver assistance systems and the recent DVSA consultation on changes to the practical driving test. Available here.
. @DfTstats published Vehicle Speed Compliance Statistics from Jan to June 2020 yesterday. Suggests speeds were higher during lockdown with 17% of drivers exceeding the speed limit on 60mph single carriageway roads, up from 10% last year bit.ly/2J5fkvv#RoadSafety#speed
The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) is a registered charity. It has supported the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Transport Safety
Its charitable objective is “To protect human life through the promotion of transport safety for the public benefit”. Its aim is to advise and inform members of the House of Commons and of the House of Lords on air, rail and road safety issues.
Supporters of the UN Second Decade of Action for Road Safety 2021-2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals.
Founder member of the European Transport Safety Council: