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#3500LIVES campaign: global celebrities unite to urge personal and political action for safer roads

29 March 2017 – Rafael Nadal, Pharrell Williams and Nico Rosberg are amongst the stars featured in the first ever worldwide outdoor road safety advertising campaign, launched by the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) and advertising giant JCDecaux, with support from the FIA Foundation

EU road death figures: third year of poor results

28 March 2017 – The European Commission has published new data showing that deaths on EU roads fell by just 2% last year, following a 1% increase in 2015.

The International Road Federation celebrates the launch of its new website

28 March 2017 – The International Road Federation (IRF) is a unique global platform that brings together public and private entities committed to road development.

Global Road Safety Week - get involved

27 March 2017 – Don't forget to get involved in the Fourth UN Global Road Safety Week from 8th-14th May 2017.

PACTS calls upon government to set up a UK Road Collision Investigation Branch

23 March 2017 – The Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS) has called on the Department for Transport to set up a UK Road Collison Investigation Branch in order to help bring down the number of deaths and injuries on the roads.

Advice for Global Road Safety Week

23 March 2017 – Advocacy advice and campaign material now available for those organising events during Global Road Safety Week.

Senior Road Executives Programme 2017

23 March 2017 – Over the past 20 years, the Senior Roads Executive Programme has established a worldwide reputation for pioneering professional development in the road sector.

The Road Safety Trust opens its latest grants programme

22 March 2017 – The Road Safety Trust has opened its latest grant programme.

TyreSafe:"Home Safely on Safe Tyres" campaign.

20 March 2017 – TyreSafe, the UK’s tyre safety charity, is launching a new awareness campaign aimed at all those who drive with children on board.

Hertfordshire Independent Living Service achieves ‘Champion’ status with safe driving fleet focus

17 March 2017 – Safe driving policies introduced by Hertfordshire Independent Living Service (HILS), which have triggered a 26% fleet insurance premium saving, have seen it become the newest organisation to join the RoadSafe-managed and government-backed Driving for Better Business campaign as a business champion.

2017 Brake Fleet Safety Conference

16 March 2017 – Brake is inviting bookings from fleet operators and suppliers to attend its Fleet Safety Conference 2017, which will take place at the St John's Hotel, Solihull on Thursday 25th May 2017.

Phone-disabling software should be used in government cars

15 March 2017 – The Australian federal government is being urged to lead by example when it comes to reducing the numbers of drivers using their phones while behind the wheel.