Tag: 20mphSpeedLimits

A 20mph roundel painted on an urban road surface just before the road bends round to the right. A car travels in the opposite direction. Image is by Tom Page (https://flic.kr/p/s9tMmY). Creative Commons Licence BY-SA 2.0.

Warwickshire’s reactive approach to road safety

While trying to get a very local issue with high speed driving in a residential area addressed, Warwickshire County Council has essentially confirmed their reactive approach to road safety – one that relies on incidents occuring before measures may even be considered to address a problem, incidents which could include property damage, injury, serious injury, or even death – incidents that could perhaps be avoided with a proactive approach.

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Will COVID-19 Inspire a ‘New Normal’ in Local Transport?

One of the big positives to come out of the coronavirus crisis and the national lockdown has been an immediate shift in transport with a dramatic and very noticeable drop in motor vehicle transport. At one point road travel fell to levels not seen since the mid-1950s and although it has since increased, we’re still at 1970s levels. How can

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