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New Drivers Event in Rochdale – 6th May

New Drivers event for young drivers in RochdaleRoad users are injured and die on the Borough’s roads every year.  The age group most affected is 17 to 25 year olds.

The Road Safety Unit of Rochdale’s Impact Partnership are organising a driver safety evening presented by a range of road safety experts.  The event is open to 17-25 year olds and their parents.  It takes place at Rochdale Town Hall on 6th May 2009 at 6.30pm.

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Making Britain’s Roads Safer – Have Your Say!

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Road Safety Consultation

Following the recent publication of the results of the DSA’s Learning to Drive Consultation comes the Government’s latest document seeking views on the vision, targets and measures for improving road safety in Great Britain beyond 2010.

“Making Britain’s Roads Safer” is the title of the consultation document, and we would urge you all to get involved and make your opinions known.  The full document and related research articles can be found hereThe closing date for this consultation is 14th July 2009.

The key challenges for the new strategy are as follows:

  • reducing the number of road deaths, which have fallen at a slower rate than serious injuries;
  • pedestrian and cyclist casualties in our towns and cities – particularly in deprived communities;
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