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Amend is awarded the First-Ever WRI Ross Prize for Cities

11 April 2019 – Amend's School Area Road Safety Assessments and Improvements (SARSAI) programme has won the inaugural World Resources Institute (WRI) Ross Prize for Cities, a $250,000 award focusing on urban transformation.

EU agrees on provisional deal on new vehicle safety standards for 2022

29 March 2019 – This week the EU agreed a provisional deal on new vehicle safety standards for 2022. One of the new requirements is to fit an overridable Intelligent Speed Assistance (ISA) system as standard.

Provisional deal on new European vehicle safety standards

26 March 2019 – New cars, vans, lorries and buses sold in Europe will be fitted as standard with a range of new vehicle safety features, starting in 2022, according to a provisional EU deal on the legislation reached last night in Strasbourg.

Prince Michael International Awards - Nominations

26 March 2019 – Nominations are now open.

Asian Observatory Launched

24 March 2019 – The ITF, the World Bank and FIA have begun work with Asian governments and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) towards the establishment of a regional road safety observatory for Asia.

Sweden 2020 Ministerial Conference

12 March 2019 – Sweden is to host a global ministerial conference on traffic safety in 2020.

ISA essential for EU vehicle safety standards

18 February 2019 – On 21st February, the European Parliament’s Internal Market (IMCO) Committee will vote on critical new EU vehicle safety standards which include a proposal to make overridable ISA a mandatory technology on all new vehicles from 2022.

World Bank Global Road Safety Facility Annual Report

13 February 2019 – The Global Road Safety Facility of the World Bank plays an essential global role in providing funding, guidance, leadership, and technical support for road safety to low and middle- income countries, partner organizations, academia and NGOs, as well as partnering with the private sector on specific initiatives

Global Road Safety Week 5th - 12th May 2019

12 February 2019 – New resources available to support the week.

FTA’s Van Excellence Awards recognises operators and drivers

8 February 2019 – The UK’s finest van operators and drivers have been recognised as the ‘best of the best’ at the FTA’s 2018 Van Excellence Honours.

Invitation to comment: Automated vehicle trialling code of practice

6 February 2019 – The UK Government is seeking views on the 2019 released version of the 'Code of practice:automated vehicle trialling'.

Alliance Global Meeting

25 January 2019 – The Sixth Global Meeting of Nongovernmental Organisations Advocating for Road Safety and Road Victims will take place between the 9th - 13th April 2019, at the avra Imperial Hotel, Chania Greece.