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Wed 1 October 2014

Dates and venue unveiled for 2015 National Conference

The 2015 National Road Safety Conference will be hosted by Road Safety GB East Midlands Region, and held at the East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham. Read more...

New website features bereaved mum and convicted young driver

A new website designed to reduce casualties among young drivers was launched last week by Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service (FRS). Read more...

Cyclists’ appearance fails to influence drivers

The way cyclists are dressed does little to improve their safety when it comes to being overtaken by cars, according to a study by researchers from the University of Bath. Read more...

Students given ‘vivid insight’ into consequences of collisions

Students from schools and colleges across St Albans heard first hand accounts of the horrific consequences of road traffic collisions at two road safety events earlier this month. Read more...

RoSPA appoints new road safety manager

RoSPA has appointed Nick Lloyd as its new road safety manager for England. Nick Lloyd succeeds Duncan Vernon who left the post at the end of July to pursue a career in public health. Read more...

Brighton and Hove wins European transport award

Brighton & Hove has been named City of the Year in the 2014 CIVITAS Awards, for its policies to promote sustainable transport. Read more...

‘Direct Vision’ lorries would save hundreds of lives: Loughborough University

A longer, more aerodynamic cab with better vision for lorry drivers could save the lives of hundreds of cyclists and pedestrians, according to a new study by academics at Loughborough University’s Design School. Read more...

Road deaths fall to lowest ever level

Road deaths fell to their lowest ever level, and the number of serious injuries also fell by 6% in 2013, according to stats published by the DfT. Read more...

Other news

Survey reveals ‘walking and cycling worries’: BrakeBespoke app will collect cycling casualty data
Mixed reactions to 2013 casualty statsCyclists safer without centre-line markings
North east ADIs first to benefit from new CCL courseHonest Truth launches in Dorset
MAST overhaul will enhance data presentationFree webinar will focus on video production
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