Road safety news in brief: 11-15 July
A recap of the road safety news in brief from the week commencing 11 July:
15 Jun: 12.45
BikeSafe geared up for annual event
BikeSafe 2016, a family road safety day with a difference, takes place tomorrow (16 July), with an opportunity to test the latest bikes and take part in a track experience with California SuperBike School among the attractions on offer to visitors.
Click here to read a previous news report on the event.
THURSDAY 14 JULY
14 Jul: 14.00
UK motorists downbeat over EU exit – IAM RoadSmart
IAM RoadSmart members have a pessimistic view of how the country’s exit from the European Union will affect them as drivers, according to a survey by the road safety charity.
MONDAY 11 JULY
11 Jul: 14.00
DfT to publish local walking and cycling stats
New website includes members’ portal and info on training courses etc
Apply for Corporate Membership of Road Safety GB
Road Safety campaigns, research, data and help forum
NRSC 2017 | Manchester | 14-15.11.17
Click here to watch the presentations
YDF 2018 | RAC Club, London | 25.4.18
For more info and to register to attend click here...
Project EDWARD - 21 September 2017
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AROUND THE WEB
Could a hacker hijack your connected car?
BBC News looks at whether a rise in ‘over the air’ software updates means the risk of hacker hijack is also increasing.
The driving test trial
The findings of a DVSA trial, conducted with the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL), released to coincide with the new driving test changes.
THINK! ‘pink kittens’ mobile phone advert
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