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Road Safety Week Blog

A collection of views from around the UK on the topics of Step up for Safe Streets and Road Safety Week. These blogs are aimed to inform and inspire people to take action and raise awareness during 2019 and beyond. Contributions are from Brake staff, volunteers, partners, researchers and campaigners, where views expressed are those of the contributor and do not necessarily represent those of Brake or its employees.
Oct
09

We need safe streets for healthy active travel

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Sustrans' Will Haynes talks about the need for high-quality infrastructure and how changing our attitudes towards the way we travel, can make a world that's better for walking and cycling.

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Oct
03

Are your roads five star?

Are your roads five star?

Road Safety Foundation's Kate Fuller talks about how valuable iRAP's star ratings are, and how Local Authoroties can use the toolkit to make their roads safer.

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Sep
24

Step up with street play

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Brake’s senior community engagement officer Stacey talks about how Playing Out's street play sessions can help you step up in your community this Road Safety Week.

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Sep
18

The importance of police enforcement

The importance of police enforcement

National Police Chiefs’ Council Lead for Roads Policing, Chief Constable Anthony Bangham, explains the importance of enforcing the laws of the road in making our streets safe for all road users.

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Sep
12

Get your local fire service involved in RSW

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Sean Bone-Knell, the National Fire Chiefs Lead Officer for Road Safety, talks about what the fire service will be doing as part of Road Safety Week 2019.

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