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Road Safety
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Hands-free and hand-held phone debate misses the point

By Shaun Helman This morning’s Transport Committee report on driving and mobile phones is to be welcomed, for focusing our…

Other
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Breaking down the barriers of mental health in transport

New research produced by Roger Mackett, from UCL’s Centre for Transport Studies, highlights the current barriers that people with mental…

Legislation & Regulation
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Hands-free mobile phone use while driving is just as dangerous as driving under the influence of alcohol

This week, the Transport Committee held an evidence session to assess if the laws on using a mobile phone while…

Technology & Innovation
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Highways England to introduce use of driverless construction plant on maintenance projects

Highways England plans to revolutionise construction and maintenance schemes on the strategic road network by introducing the use of connected…

Technology & Innovation
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TRL leads the charge with World’s first mainstream consumer trials of electric vehicles

The global centre for innovation in transport, TRL, has announced the results of its latest ground-breaking research, the Consumers, Vehicles…

Legislation & Regulation
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TRL calls for end-user research into how we change the public’s mindset on ridesharing

Across the UK, local authorities and city planners are in urgent need for strategies that will reduce the number of…

Road Safety
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New cars manufactured in Europe will save thousands of lives thanks to vehicle regulations approved by European Commission

Research by TRL enables ground-breaking changes to European safety regulations to future proof the car industry, placing Europe in the…

Road Safety
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Driver2020 launched with appeal for learner drivers to participate

Learner drivers are being sought to participate in a new research project to help newly-qualified drivers improve their skills and safety when they begin driving post-test