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Amend is awarded the First-Ever WRI Ross Prize for Cities

11 April 2019 – Amend's School Area Road Safety Assessments and Improvements (SARSAI) programme has won the inaugural World Resources Institute (WRI) Ross Prize for Cities, a $250,000 award focusing on urban transformation.

International Course on Road Safety Management

7 April 2019 – IRF (Geneva) together with the Qatar Transportation & Traffic Safety Center and Qatar University are pleased to present the International Course on Road Safety Management to be held from 19th to 21st November 2019 in Doha, Qatar.

Europe on the Move

6 April 2019 – Europe on the Move: Commission completes its agenda for safe, clean and connected mobility

Fifth UN Global Road Safety Week 2019

2 April 2019 – The UN Road Safety Collaboration is pleased to announce the theme of the 5th Global Road Safety Week:''Leadership for road safety''.

Stop the Crash comes to Crete.

1 April 2019 – Towards Zero Foundation, cohosts of the High-Level Symposium at the Global Meeting, will run a Stop the Crash demonstration of the autonomous emergency braking (AEB) system in Chania on the day of the symposium.

Round the World Roundtables

1 April 2019 – In preparation for the 3rd Global Ministerial Conference, in Sweden in February 2020, and in support of the UN Global Road Safety Week #SpeakUp campaign, the Alliance is working with member organizations and Jean Todt, to run a series of high-level roundtable events.

EU agrees on provisional deal on new vehicle safety standards for 2022

29 March 2019 – This week the EU agreed a provisional deal on new vehicle safety standards for 2022. One of the new requirements is to fit an overridable Intelligent Speed Assistance (ISA) system as standard.

Driver support for self-driving vehicles triples

29 March 2019 – The proportion of UK motorists who said they liked the idea of self-driving cars has tripled in the past 12 months, according to research by Close Brothers Motor Finance.

Award for Driving for Better Business

29 March 2019 – Driving for Better Business has been recognised in this year's Highways England Awards.

The gig economy - PACTS Conference

29 March 2019 – This excellent PACTS Conference brought together the key players in this sector, highlighting public policy, good practice, new research and technology and management practice.

MAST Online ten-year anniversary.

28 March 2019 – 2019 marks the ten-year anniversary of MAST Online.

Driving for Better Business Private Sector Summit

28 March 2019 – As part of the United Nations Global Road Safety Week (6-12 May 2019) which this year has the theme of Leadership, Highways England is hosting the Driving for Better Business Private Sector Summit, for CEOs and Board Directors of some of the UK’s leading businesses, at McLaren’s inspirational new Thought Leadership Centre.