Latest news:
News category: Attitude/behaviour

840 results from all titles

Local Transport Today
Feature
A six-month trial to test a solution to reduce vehicle speeds in urban areas and improve road safety has, according to Siemens, “produced very... continue
Local Transport Today
Articles
Noting that the UK’s first road safety strategy preceded the New Labour Government, Clinton observes that: “We have had national... continue
Local Transport Today
Articles
Some members of the ‘road safety’ community sometimes align themselves with approaches to reduce danger on the road at source –... continue
Local Transport Today
Lead Story
These are interesting times for road safety in the UK, says Robert Gifford, executive director of the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport... continue
Local Transport Today
Articles
Amey has won a five-year contract to provide all road safety education, training and publicity to Central Bedfordshire Council as an extension of its... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Paul Biggs - Tamworth
Brian Dalton (Letters 11 Mar) and Peter Salter (Letters 8 Apr) have failed to grasp the points I was making in my letter in the 25 February issue,... continue
Local Transport Today
Media monitor
Rik Thomas
Transport Minister Norman Baker caused a small-to-medium media controversy last week when he admitted not wearing a helmet when wearing a bicycle.... continue
Local Transport Today
Phil Goodwin
Phil Goodwin
From time to time all researchers have the experience of discovering something that looks quite interesting, but you are not quite sure why, and it... continue
Local Transport Today
Secondary stories
Supporters of 20mph speed limits have seized on new research suggesting that children cannot accurately judge the speed of vehicles above about... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Some Local authorities are  pursuing shared space street designs because of “hearsay, unwarranted assumptions and a vague faith in human... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Jo Boyd-Wallis, Senior transport planner – sustainable travel team, Colin Buchanan
Transport for London’s latest Travel in London report  found that the London cycle hire scheme is primarily used by white men from... continue
Local Transport Today
Letters to the editor
Paul Biggs, Tamworth, Staffs
I was amused by the letter about cyclists wearing cameras to record “motorists’ lunacy”. I’m thinking that perhaps they could... continue
Local Transport Today
People/people
Beth Hiblin has set up The Smarter Choice Consultancy, providing advice on travel behaviour change policies. She has also been appointed an associate... continue
Local Transport Today
Phil Goodwin
Phil Goodwin
One of the best poems about transport is John Masefield’s freight study, ‘Cargoes’. It was the image of a quinquireme and two... continue
Local Transport Today
In brief
The percentage of people concerned about climate change is dropping, though it remains high, according to a transport and climate change survey for... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular news
Health and transport professionals in the south-west of England have teamed up to produce a new report on the benefits of low-cost measures to cut... continue
Local Transport Today
Sub story to regular feature
One of the best practice examples of travel planning highlighted in the White Paper has just been scrapped, it emerged this week. Paragraph 7.29 of... continue
Local Transport Today
Regular feature
Local Authorities should ‘nudge’ people into walking and cycling more and using cars less, according to the White Paper. Nudging, it... continue
Local Transport Today
News extra
Rik Thomas
The First DfT-sponsored research project to investigate the actual evidence behind the theory of the ‘shared space’ urban design concept... continue
Local Transport Today
Phil Goodwin
Phil Goodwin
One of those cryptic passing comments in a newspaper article told me that Tod Machover, a musician, designer and professor at MIT, has invented a... continue
< | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | >