News archive: 2023

Baddow Hall Infant School is the first school in Essex to sign up to the Vision Zero Pledge

Vision Zero is the ambition to eliminate deaths and serious injuries on Essex roads by 2040.
(11 December 2023)



Essex road users asked to play their part in keeping roads safe, in support of Brake’s Road Safety Week

In a week of policing activities targeting speeding motorists, a total of 289 speeding tickets were issued, countywide.
(1 December 2023)



Essex road users urged to play their part this Road Safety Week

As part of Brake’s Safety Week 2023, Essex’s Head of Road Policing has laid out key priorities, in tackling the issues of speed and dangerous driving.
(20 November 2023)



Safer Essex Roads Partnership releases new e-safety guide

Safer Essex Roads Partnership (SERP) has released a new guide promoting the safe usage of e-bikes and scooters.
(30 October 2023)



Essex Road Policing Officers attend first RPU Medic Course

Eleven Roads Policing officers joined emergency service colleagues on their first RPU Medic Course, hosted by Essex and Herts Air Ambulance Trust.
(25 September 2023)



RoadPeace become latest organisation to sign Essex Vision Zero Pledge

RoadPeace, the national charity for road crash victims, has become the latest organisation to sign the Essex Vision Zero Pledge.
(4 September 2023)



Essex Chief Constable becomes the latest person to sign Essex Vision Zero pledge

The Chief Constable of Essex Police has become the one of the latest people to sign the Essex Vision Zero pledge.
(4 September 2023)



Businesses encouraged to sign the Essex Vision Zero pledge

Businesses are being urged to sign the Essex Vision Zero Pledge, after figures showed that over 40% of road crashes occur when people are commuting or driving for work.
(15 August 2023)



Vision Zero: It is time to stop accepting the inevitability of road death

By Will Cubbin, Safer Essex Roads Partnership Manager Will has specialised in road casualty reduction and data analysis for more than a decade in Essex.
(7 August 2023)



Bereaved Mum signs Essex Vision Zero pledge as National Road Victim Month gets underway

A bereaved Mum has become the latest person to sign the Essex Vision Zero pledge – showing her support for eradicating death and injury on the county’s roads.
(1 August 2023)