25 February 2019

25-26 February 2019
Road Safety Policy
Organised by Newcastle University • Newcastle
This course considers UK casualty reduction performance over the last 30 years and explores some of the policy changes and impacts that have taken place in recent years. It considers the global target for casualty reduction by 2020 and the UK’s contribution to that target, together with consideration of what aspects of developing innovation are likely to impact most on continued casualty reduction. More

27 February 2019

27-28 February 2019
Collision Prevention and Reduction
Organised by Newcastle University • Newcastle
This course also investigates what statistical techniques are available to assess the reliability of variations in crash frequencies as real or random changes that affect the reliability of assertions on the effectiveness of casualty reduction interventions. It also looks at the importance of monitoring effectiveness and the impact of not having reliable predictive information. The various forms of analysis are examined, together with typical treatments for particular issues. More

28 February 2019

28 February – 1 March 2019
Road Safety Audits
Organised by Newcastle University • Newcastle
This course is based around the requirements and procedures associated with UK DMRB standard HD 19/03 and the changing requirements for auditor certification requirements included in Directive 2008/96/EU and the UK response. The implications of these additional requirements are discussed, together with the detailed processes involved in undertaking any stage of audit to the requirements of the UK standard, and its application in other countries. More