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6 July 2020 – A number of road sections that are high priority for immediate investment to save lives have been identified as government is expected to announce a spend of £900m for “shovel ready” local projects in England this year and in 2021.
6 July 2020 – A scheme which aims to improve the safety of young motorcyclists – by improving CBT training – has been named the winner of the 2020 CIHT Kier Road Safety Award.
3 July 2020 – Practical guidance available on managing stress and fatigus
1 July 2020 – Sustainable Mobility for All (SuM4All) received the prestigious Vice Presidency Award as one of the most outstanding activities in the World Bank’s Infrastructure Group in 2020.
24 June 2020 – Before many young people can start realizing their dreams, they are taken from the world because of road crashes. Every day more than a thousand of them die on the roads and with them their dreams for a life and future. Most of these deaths are preventable, and it saddens me to tell you that I am not able to bring you a different message on the eve of YOURS’ 10-year anniversary in 2020.
22 June 2020 – This has been an extraordinarily successful year of growth and delivery for the World Bank's Global Road Safety Facility
22 June 2020 – Each year the most outstanding examples of international road safety initiatives are given public recognition through the scheme.
17 June 2020 – Euro NCAP has, together with The International Association of Fire & Rescue Services (the CTIF), centralised the manufacturers’ rescue sheets in a new app, ‘Euro Rescue’.
17 June 2020 – The Baltic States, together with Greece and Portugal, were the best performing countries in the EU according to a new report on the progress made reducing road deaths in Europe since 2010, published by the European Transport Safety Council.
16 June 2020 – iRAP’s latest metrics have been released showing work across 101 countries with European risk-mapping growth, 770 school assessments in 38 countries, great training activity and an additional USD$11.3 billion in safer roads investment in the last 12 months.
15 June 2020 – The winners of the FirstCar Young Driver Road Safety Awards 2020 have been announced.
15 June 2020 – As the world responds to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ongoing road safety pandemic has had a temporary reprieve as road traffic volumes have fallen with governments globally taking unprecedented steps to reduce virus contagion. The economic impacts, of course, will be profound.