Tag : Transport Select Committee

Comment: Hands-free and hand-held phone debate misses the point

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Following today’s publication of the Transport Select Committee’s report urging a clamp down mobile phone usage, Shaun Helman, TRL’s chief scientist – who provided evidence for the … Read More »

Government-backed app aims to cut car use

2 years ago / 0 comments

The Transport Select Committee is investigating ways to launch an all-encompassing transport app, aimed at making shared and public mobility as easy as using a car.

Under reporting of safety defects comes under focus at DVSA following Zafira fires

2 years ago / 0 comments

The DVSA is to review key recall procedures and practices including more reporting of potential safety defects and an overhaul in MOTs after a Transport Select … Read More »

Vauxhall calls for national vehicle fire database

3 years ago / 0 comments

Vauxhall has told MPs that establishing a national vehicle fire database could help carmakers identify potential issues with faulty cars sooner.

All-lane running motorways ‘no less safe than other motorways’, says TRL

3 years ago / 0 comments

The UK’s Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) has spoken out to highlight the safety of all-lane running schemes after the Transport Committee spoke out on safety concerns … Read More »