RSGB unveils plans for online cycle safety event

RSGB unveils plans for online cycle safety event A new online event, organised by Road Safety GB, will provide advice, suggestions and ideas to help road safety and active travel professionals build on the modal shift towards cycling that has arisen as a result of Covid-19. The event, titled ‘More cycling, safer cyclists: how can we […]

Road Safety News w/comm 12/4/21 – in association with THINK!

Road Safety News w/comm 12/4/21 – in association with THINK! Click here to read all news reports • Warwickshire Police is raising awareness of the law on privately owned e-scooters – amid concerns over their illegal use on public roads, cycle lanes and pavements. • IAM RoadSmart is calling on the DfT and Highways England to listen to motorists when determining […]

Road Safety News w/comm 29/3/21 – in association with THINK!

Road Safety News w/comm 29/3/21 – in association with THINK! Click here to read all news reports • Giving courts the power to impose alcolocks would reduce reoffending and the number of alcohol related road deaths and injuries, according to PACTS. • The current approach to assessing whether drivers are medically fit to hold a licence needs substantial revision, says the European […]

Road Safety News w/comm 22/3/21 – in association with THINK!

Road Safety News w/comm 22/3/21 – in association with THINK! Click here to read all news reports • THINK! has published a series of tips for teachers and other road safety educators to share with pupils and parents for back-to-school journeys. • PACTS says it wants to collaborate with e-scooter operators, in a bid to encourage “safe and socially responsible” use. • IAM RoadSmart […]

Road Safety News w/comm 15/3/21 – in association with THINK!

Road Safety News w/comm 15/3/21 – in association with THINK! Click here to read all news reports • The first week of Road Safety GB’s online PTW event closed with a presentation outlining a campaign which used social media to reach young riders. • If you break down – go left! That’s the message in Highways England’s ‘biggest ever’ campaign to help drivers […]

Road Safety News w/comm 8/3/21 – in association with THINK!

Road Safety News w/comm 8/3/21 – in association with THINK! Click here to read all news reports • The virtual stage is set for Road Safety GB’s online PTW Riders’ event, with a Question Time session among the highlights of the first week. • A free webinar is taking place to showcase a number of recent winners of the Prince Michael […]

Road Safety News w/comm 1/3/21 – in association with THINK!

Road Safety News w/comm 1/3/21 – in association with THINK! Click here to read all news reports • The Transport Committee has launched a new inquiry into the safety of smart motorways. • A new national campaign – focusing on speed reduction – has been launched by the Scottish Government and Road Safety Scotland. • The Scottish Government has set out its vision […]

Road Safety News w/comm 22/2/21 – in association with THINK!

Road Safety News w/comm 22/2/21 – in association with THINK! Click here to read all news reports • THINK! has made a suite of its educational resources for children aged between 3-16 years available to download free of charge. • Plans for a default 20mph speed limit on Welsh roads have moved a step closer, after the Welsh Government announced trials in eight […]