Events

A calendar of upcoming road safety events taking place across London


September 2018


12 September 2018
Tackling Potholes and Improving Road Infrastructure: Maintaining the Local Highways Network
Organised by Public Policy Exchange • Central London
This event will offer an invaluable opportunity for local authorities, road/highway maintenance teams, road user groups and other key stakeholders to develop strategies for minimising potholes and reducing disparity in improvement schemes between major and local road networks. More

19 September 2018
Older Road User Conference
Organised by Road Safety GB, New View Consultants & RAC Foundation • RAC Club, Pall Mall
This new one-day conference will set out to identify safety issues relating to older road users, showcase current interventions and initiatives and identify gaps in current provision. The conference is primarily intended for road safety and public health practitioners, police and fire and rescue officers, academics, central government employees and highways engineers. More

28 September 2018
Elected member training session
Organised by LRSC • Guildhall, City of London
The LRSC is holding a training session for newly-appointed elected members, designed to provide insight and understanding of the challenges faced in reducing the casualty toll on Capital’s roads. The training will be split into two sections – Ian Edwards from eDriving Solutions will provide an introduction to the e-learning modules that the LRSC has produced for elected members; while Bruce Walton of Road Safety Analysis will look at the MAST programme of casualty data analysis. More

29 September 2018
Biker Down London (2 sessions – 9am & 2pm)
Organised by London Fire Brigade • Heston Fire Station
This free course lasts approx four hours and covers: how to manage the scene if you come across a collision; How to help an injured rider by providing early intervention at the roadside and Motorcycle-specific first aid – how to remove a helmet and practical tips on safer riding. More


October 2018


28 October 2018
Biker Down London (2 sessions – 9am & 2pm)
Organised by London Fire Brigade • Dagenham Fire Station
This free course lasts approx four hours and covers: how to manage the scene if you come across a collision; How to help an injured rider by providing early intervention at the roadside and Motorcycle-specific first aid – how to remove a helmet and practical tips on safer riding. More


November 2018


7 November 2018
Connected and Autonomous Vehicles: Next Steps for Investment, Innovation and Deployment
Organised by Westminster Insight • London
This forum will discuss how to make the Government’s vision of fully automated vehicles on UK roads by 2021 a reality. Experts and leaders in the field will discuss key areas, including priorities for skills, investment and demonstrator projects. More

24 November 2018
Biker Down London (2 sessions – 9am & 2pm)
Organised by London Fire Brigade • West Norwood Fire Station
This free course lasts approx four hours and covers: how to manage the scene if you come across a collision; How to help an injured rider by providing early intervention at the roadside and Motorcycle-specific first aid – how to remove a helmet and practical tips on safer riding. More