Updated 26 May 2017

The future of road safety – what do the manifestos say?

The London Road Safety Council’s editorial team has delved into the manifestos of each of the main political parties to pick out the key information when it comes to road safety and wider road transport policy. More...


Vehicle restrictions at Bank junction come into effect

As of today (22 May), vehicle access to the City of London’s Bank junction is now limited to buses and cyclists, Monday to Friday (7am to 7pm), for a period of up to 18 months. More...


Final call for London Road Safety Award nominations

With a week until the deadline, the London Road Safety Council (LRSC) has issued a final call for nominations for its annual road safety award. More...


Urban authorities urged to make school routes safer for walking

Living Streets is calling on urban authorities to prioritise making school walking routes safer, after publishing new figures which show that 30% of parents living in the UK’s biggest cities believe their city is ‘too unsafe’ for children to walk to school. More...


London launch for new road safety manifesto

Parliamentarians worldwide are being urged to support a new manifesto, which has been launched to highlight the measures that can be taken to improve road safety across the globe. More...


Hackney to host behavioural change course

Working in partnership with the Road Safety GB Academy, Hackney Council is to host a training course for road safety professionals in July 2017. More...


Your local road safety contacts


Contact details, campaigns and initiatives. More


LRSC Centenary

100 years of road safety in London – more

We are grateful to a number of organisations for supporting our centenary conference.

In my view!


Mobile phone penalties double - but will it be an effective deterrent?
Edward Seaman, LRSC's web editor, reviews the change in legislation and its potential to influence behaviour. More...

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It is likely that around 28,000 people will be injured on roads in the Greater London Area this year, some 3,000 of whom will be killed or seriously injured.

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