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Road Safety Week Blog

A collection of views from around the UK on the topics of Speed Down Save Lives and Road Safety Week. These blogs are aimed to inform and inspire people to take action and raise awareness during 2017 and beyond. Contributions are from partners, researchers and campaigners, where views expressed are those of the contributor and do not necessarily represent those of Brake or its employees.

Motorway road safety: advice from a Highways England traffic officer

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This year Highways England supported Road Safety Week by raising awareness of the Speed Down Save Lives message. Here, traffic officer Gary Reece shares his advice for drivers using the motorway network this winter.

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THINK! launches child road safety resources during Road Safety Week

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Just in time for Road Safety Week, THINK! is launching new road safety resources for teachers and parents aimed at young children. Here Think! marketing manager, Kanyin Sanusi, gives an insight in to what to expect.

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Unlike illnesses and medical conditions, brain injuries caused by road crashes can be avoided

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Today marks the start of Child Brain Injury Trust’s Be Seen, Not Hurt campaign. In this blog stakeholder communications coordinator Gayle Baird talks about the impact road crashes has on children and the families they support.

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Why lower speeds are better for everyone

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Living Streets' Communications & Media Manager, Tanya Braun, talks about why they're campaigning for 'Walking Cities' and what speeding means for school children.

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