Monthly Archives: July 2014

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LORD WHITTY APPOINTED CHAIR OF THE ROAD SAFETY FOUNDATION

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Posted: 16-Jul-2014

Lord Whitty (John Lawrence Whitty) has been appointed chairman of the Road Safety Foundation, taking over from Lord Dubs who has led the charity since 2007.

UK’S MAJOR ROAD NETWORK: TIME TO MAKE IT SAFE

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Posted: 08-Jul-2014

Changes to the Highways Agency are a "once-in-a-generation" opportunity to put safety at the centre of investment in England's strategic road network (SRN), according to a report by the Road Safety Foundation, out today.

The Infrastructure Bill has now started Parliamentary scrutiny and will transform the Highways Agency into a public company operating in a commercial environment.   "How Safe Are England's Strategic Roads? An Assessment of the Safety of the Strategic Road Network" aims to help Parliament to ensure the right decisions on safety are taken now.