MAKING ROAD SAFETY PAY

MAKING ROAD SAFETY PAY

Making Road Safety Pay makes seven key recommendations which aim to change the national focus on road safety over the next decade.  These will act as a platform for all road safety stakeholders to discuss and develop new practical measures that will set the UK on a...
MEASURING TO MANAGE – 2013 RESULTS

MEASURING TO MANAGE – 2013 RESULTS

TRACKING THE SAFETY OF BRITAIN’S MAJOR ROAD NETWORK The government has recognised Britain is falling behind other countries and announced the “biggest ever upgrade of our existing roads worth up to £50bn over the next generation”. With road crashes...
ENGINEERING A SAFER FUTURE

ENGINEERING A SAFER FUTURE

Simple attention to safety engineering detail has resulted in extraordinary cuts in road deaths and serious injuries, according to the latest tracking survey by the Road Safety Foundation. Fatal and serious injury crashes on just 10 stretches of treated road fell by...
SIMPLE MEASURES SAVE LIVES

SIMPLE MEASURES SAVE LIVES

More than 300 people in the UK are alive today or have avoided the prospect of a lifetime of special care because just 15 roads have had simple improvements put in place, according to this year’s tracking survey by the Road Safety Foundation. On these 15 roads...
SAVING LIVES, SAVING MONEY

SAVING LIVES, SAVING MONEY

Six thousand lives could be saved on Britain’s roads over the next ten years if just a fraction of the money currently spent on road maintenance was provided for infrastructure improvements. Britain loses up to £30 billion (2.3% GDP) annually in the cost of road...
GB EURORAP RESULTS 2010: SAVING LIVES FOR LESS

GB EURORAP RESULTS 2010: SAVING LIVES FOR LESS

Britain’s finances may be exhausted but savings in the cost of road crashes costing 1.5% of GDP and worth £18bn annually are readily achievable. The high costs of emergency services, hospitals and long term care for the disabled can often be avoided through...