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RSMA says removal of road marking fatally flawed

A growing trend for selectively removing road markings to change driver behaviour towards more awareness of vulnerable users generates heated debate on safety. The Road Safety Markings Association (RSMA) in the UK has described the notion of removing white lines …

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Report highlights risks on UK road network

Road Safety Foundation report examines the costs of accidents across the country’s strategic road network with improvement commitments from Highways England. Reducing harm on the roads is both a moral and an economic imperative for the new Highways England, according …

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Report available on engineering for safer UK roads

The Road Safety Foundation has issued a report for local authorities on the benefits of targeted initiatives for road network improvements. Targeting high risk roads With funding for road improvements remaining tight and local authorities struggling to prioritise works to …

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British Road Marking Survey To Take Place in July and August

6000 miles of Britain’s roads will be assessed by the Road Safety Markings Association (RSMA) for reflectivity during the summer months. The assessment survey is being carried out to understand the true condition of road markings in the country at …

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British Road Deaths Increase For First Time Since 2003

The UK’s Road Safety Foundation comments on annual British statistics on road casualties in the country. According the the Road Safety Foundation, improvements in British road casualty statistics since 1994 have been largely due to improved vehicle design and a …

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Are motorways in England Suitable For Proposed 80mph Speed Limit?

A report from the Road Safety Foundation examines the suitability of England’s motorway infrastructure for Government proposed speed limit increase. Go straight to download or read the TrafficSafe review below: In response to the UK Government’s proposal to raise the …

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