European drivers spend 10% of their driving time on secondary tasks, and 4% of hand-held mobile phone usage, such as typing or calling. There is an increase in phone usage when the vehicle is idle or driving slow. Truck drivers are distracted for even longer periods of time: the data shows they spend nearly 20% of driving time distracted, mostly on food and telephones. Nearly 3% of driving time is spent on the visual-manual use of the mobile phone, such as reading and writing text messages.
The European Parliament and Council will now be consulted on the Delegated Regulation for the right of objection with the aim of publishing in the Official Journal in the 4th Quarter of 2017.
On 31 March did the European Commission held the first follow-up meeting with experts nominated by Member States to discuss the implementation of the delegated regulation and the upcoming CEF Programme Support Action.
How do we reach Vision Zero in the light of UN’s Sustainable Development Goals? The aim of the Vision Zero Conference is to provide new impetus to the promotion of road transport safety at the strategic level.
The conference is organised by Trafikverket (Swedish Transport Administration), Transportstyrelsen (Swedish Transport Agency) and the Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation. Among the keynote speakers are high-ranking representatives with broad experience of Vision Zero in Sweden as well as internationally. The conference will be held in Stockholm, at Clarion Hotel Sign.
The City of Copenhagen will be delighted to invite you to an open day to discuss the opportunities available for you for presenting your products and services in Copenhagen as part of the Demonstration projects. The open day will also facilitate the opportunity to establish new business relationships for potential joint demonstrations.
This will be held at the Bella Center, Copenhagen
From: 10hrs to 16hrs
On: 23rd March 2017
Den tunga transportindustrin står på randen till en genomgripande förändring mot hållbara transportsystem, säger Scanias VD Henrik Henriksson. Digitalisering och uppkoppling spelar en avgörande roll i denna omställning.