Home Menu Search

TISPOL Conference 2015

17 April 2015

This year's TISPOL Conference will focus on effective strategies for protecting vulnerable road users. According to figures from the World Health Organisation, half of all crash victims are vulnerable road users such as pedestrians, cyclists and motorcyclists. Questions for discussion will include:

  • How often are they the cause of these crashes?
  • What other causes need to be understood?
  • Do car and truck drivers take vulnerable road users into account on their journeys?
  • Do they tend to focus only on the interactions they have with other drivers?

The key message is that we are all more vulnerable than we think we are - and this year's conference will offer an excellent opportunity to hear expert input and take part in constructive dialogue on the subject, and therefore pave the way to more effective strategies for reducing deaths and serious injuries among the most vulnerable of Europe's road users.

For more information please cllck here.

Related news, events and information

Young Driver Focus 2017

5 October 2016 – The Young Driver Focus 2017 conference will take place on the 26th April 2017. Now in its fourth year, the...

Young Drivers need to learn crash avoidance more quickly

11 January 2018 – A new report by Roadsafe partners IAM RoadSmart and TRL into crashes involving young drivers, has concluded...

YDF issues call for papers from road safety professionals

5 October 2016 – Story from RoadSafety GB. The organisers of Young Driver Focus have issued a call for papers from road safety...

Young Driver Focus Event 2017

3 May 2017 – The Young Driver Focus Event took place at the RAC Club, London last week with more than 200 delegates...

Save Lives Technical Package

14 May 2017 – Each year, 1.25 million people die as a result of road traffic crashes and as many as 50 million people are...

ICFM To hold operational road risk management masterclass

24 May 2017 – Occupational road risk management is good business practice, but for too many employers it is a 'tick box...

DriveStart receives Royal recognition

15 November 2017 – For the last few years, Safer Roads Berkshire have been developing a young driver programme that embraces a...

Supporting Safe Driving into Old Age

4 July 2016 – The recommendations are made by the Older Drivers Task Force which today publishes Supporting Safe Driving into...

DVSA chief to speak at Young Driver Focus 2017

25 January 2017 РStory from Road Safety GB. The country’s chief driving examiner will explain to delegates at the 2017 Young...