Transport for London (TfL) has announced that it is to trial new technologies, including autonomous emergency braking (AEB), on its buses.
TfL has temporarily withdrawn the Children’s Traffic Club London road safety campaign after complaints about a young Muslim girl wearing a hijab who features in the campaign resources.
One of the oldest courier companies in the UK is teaming up with Hövding – the ‘world’s first airbag for cyclists’ – to make its employees ‘the best protected in London’.
Virtual speed bumps are being used to discourage drivers from speeding on London roads (The Mirror).
The next phase of the Greenwich-based GATEway project – an open public trial of driverless pods – will get underway this autumn.
Good Egg Safety is encouraging parents from across the Capital to watch a new video produced to highlight common ‘routing’ problems, which it says could endanger the lives of young children being carried in car seats.
Nearly £4.5m has been allocated to London boroughs to install on-street charging points for electric vehicles.
A new scheme focussing on road safety compliance within the construction industry is being trialed in the City of London.
Transport for London (TfL) is inviting community and not-for-profit groups across the Capital to apply for grants to get their communities cycling.
Children in Hackney have taken part in the borough’s first Junior Community Road Watch.