How Safe? Foundations For The Future

How Safe? Foundations For The Future

11 September 1986 To mark its tenth anniversary, the AA Foundation held a one-day international conference in Birmingham coinciding with the 1996 Forum of European Road Safety Institutes’ conference. Entitled How safe? Foundations for the Future the conference...
Pedestrian Activity & Accident Risk

Pedestrian Activity & Accident Risk

The report provided the most detailed breakdown yet of pedestrian risk and was the result of almost two years’ study of walking patterns and accident records in Northampton – chosen for the study as a ‘typical UK town’. It rated exposure to...
Risk & Safety On The Roads: Perceptions And Attitudes

Risk & Safety On The Roads: Perceptions And Attitudes

The object of this study was to investigate factors affecting judgement of risk and attitudes to road safety, specifically: to increase the understanding of people’s perception of risk and their attitudes as road users; to identufy the reasons underlying what...
Red-Light Running: Accidents & Surveillance Cameras

Red-Light Running: Accidents & Surveillance Cameras

With the arrival in the United Kingdom of equipment to monitor ‘red-light running’, a review of accidents related to violations of traffic lights was undertaken by the City of Birmingham as part of continuing studies into urban accident research. The...