News archive: 2019 | 2018

SERP drink driving homeDrink and drug drive campaign leads to ‘unprecedented number’ of arrests

Essex Police made more than 300 arrests during its annual month-long Christmas anti-drink and drug driving campaign.
(10 January 2019)



Cycle-for-Toby-500pxYoung ‘life savers’ stage cycle safety event

A group of young riders have taken part in a cycle safety awareness event following a serious collision that involved a boy in the village of Bicknacre.
(3 January 2019)



SERP THINK! drink drive campaign mate2THINK! festive drink-drive campaign seeks help of ‘mates’

The Safer Essex Roads Partnership is supporting the annual festive THINK! drink-drive campaign, which aims to encourage young men to step in if their mate is tempted to drink and drive.
(14 December 2018)



SERP be bright be seen home‘Be Bright Be Seen’, urges the Safer Essex Roads Partnership

The Safer Essex Roads Partnership is reminding cyclists to use bike lights when riding during dark hours.
(7 December 2018)



SERP SAT wickford home‘I’m an idiot’ says mobile phone using driver

A driver has confessed to being an ‘idiot’ after being caught using her mobile phone during a recent ‘Surround a Town’ day in Wickford.
(6 December 2018)



pedestrians-at-night 500x250Winter warning for Essex pedestrians

The Safer Essex Roads Partnership is encouraging pedestrians to spare an extra thought for their safety this winter, with figures highlighting a spike in casualties after the clocks went back in October.
(4 December 2018)



SERP Brake RSW homeRoad Safety Week 2018 – daily update

Throughout Road Safety Week 2018 we are publishing a daily update of activities and interventions that are taking place place across Essex, Southend-on-Sea and Thurrock.
(21 November 2018)



SERP Road Safety Week 2018 homeSERP gears up for Road Safety Week

The Safer Essex Roads Partnership is gearing up for a busy Road Safety Week, with a comprehensive programme comprising more than 40 activities and initiatives.
(15 November 2018)



SERP good egg guides homeChild safety and new driver guides made available FOC

Two road safety guides, focusing on in-car child safety and new drivers, have been made available for Essex road users to access free-of-charge.
(14 November 2018)



SERP look out for each other homeRoad users asked to ‘look out for each other’

The Safer Essex Roads Partnership is asking all road users to ‘look out for each other’ this winter in support of the THINK! cycle safety campaign.
(12 November 2018)