Time to Zero In: A vision for road safety

Brake, the road safety charity

A podcast exploring the issues, trends and innovations in road safety and healthy travel that can help achieve a world where no one is killed or seriously injured on the roads - a vision for the future known as Vision Zero. By Brake, the road safety charity.

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In this episode, we talk with Mary Williams - Chief Executive of Brake - to discuss the needs of road crash victims, how Brake supports them through the National Road Victim Service (NRVS),  and the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic had on the kind of support the NRVS provides.This podcast series is brought to you by Brake, the road safety charity. To find out more, visit www.brake.org.uk

Jul 28

32 min 9 sec

In this episode, we talk with Liz Box, head of research at the RAC Foundation, about young driver safety. We discuss the dangers facing young drivers on the roads, why they are at increased risk, and what measures can be introduced to make them safer. This podcast series is brought to you by Brake, the road safety charity. To find out more, visit www.brake.org.uk

Apr 15

32 min 2 sec

In this episode, we talk with Saul Jeavons, director of the road safety consultancy the Transafe Network, about the importance of improving road collision investigation. We discuss how road collision investigation works now, how other countries deliver it, and why improving it is so important to road safety. This episode is sponsored by Lytx, a leading provider of video telematics and fleet management solutions. At the end of the episode, we talk to Damian Penney, Lytx European Vice President, to zero in on why road safety is so important to their organisation.   This podcast series is brought to you by Brake, the road safety charity. To find out more, visit www.brake.org.uk

Feb 2

41 min 41 sec

In this episode, we talk with Stuart Reid, Head of Insights and Development at Transport for London and the lead on TfL's Vision Zero action plan. We discuss the thinking behind TfL's plan to eliminate deaths and serious injuries from London's roads by 2041, and the challenges and progress so far.This episode is sponsored by Lytx, a leading provider of video telematics and fleet management solutions. At the end of the episode, we talk to Damian Penney, Lytx European Vice President, to zero in on why road safety is so important to their organisation. This podcast series is brought to you by Brake, the road safety charity. To find out more, visit www.brake.org.uk

Dec 2020

35 min 2 sec

In this episode, we talk with Dr Helen Wells - an expert on roads policing - to discuss the current status of roads enforcement in the UK, exploring issues such as whether or not a visible police presence makes a difference to driver behaviour, and the technological developments and projects which are at the vanguard of roads policing. This episode is sponsored by Lytx, a leading provider of video telematics and fleet management solutions. At the end of the episode, we talk to Damian Penney, Lytx European Vice President, to zero in on why road safety is so important to their organisation. This podcast series is brought to you by Brake, the road safety charity. To find out more, visit www.brake.org.uk

Sep 2020

40 min 23 sec

In this episode, we talk with Dr Nick Reed - an expert on the future of mobility - to discuss connected and autonomous vehicles, their potential benefits and challenges and explore how close we are to the development of a fully driverless car.This episode is sponsored by Lytx, a leading provider of video telematics and fleet management solutions. At the end of the episode, we talk to Damian Penney, Lytx European Vice President, to zero in on why road safety is so important to their organisation. This podcast series is brought to you by Brake, the road safety charity. To find out more, visit www.brake.org.uk 

Sep 2020

37 min 57 sec