Announcements

Talk about Driver 2020 and the work of the Transport Research Laboratory

Our next Members and Guests Meeting will be Tuesday 30th April 7.30pm at the Marshalswick Community Centre (Large Hall), The Ridgeway, St Albans AL4 9TX.

We are excited to announce that we have secured Dr Shaun Helman (Chief Scientist for Transportation) from the Transport Research Laboratory (TRL) as our Guest Speaker.

He will be talking to us regarding past, present and future projects his organisation have conducted. His main topic however will be the Driver 2020 Survey the largest Learner Driver Study in the world seeking to gather data regarding learner drivers learning process from 14000 individuals. Shaun is particularly keen to get questions and input from all those present at the meeting.

The TRL team conduct research and projects not only in the UK, for example the Strategic Road Network on behalf of Highways England, but also in countries across the world these include Nigeria - Freight Movement Study, Belize - Road Safety Education Curriculum, Abu Dhabi – iMAAP Road Safety Management, Canada – Cycling Master Plan Implementation and more.

Follow this link for further details regarding Driver 2020 and to enable your learners to get involved in this innovative project. Driver 2020

Please encourage any ADI’s you know, meet at the Test Centre, talk with, to attend as we would like a large attendance for this meeting. We are very lucky to secure Dr Shaun’s presence at our meeting and can show we appreciate that by giving strong support.

The SADDSA Committee