About: pedestrian safety

Transport 15-07-2003

EU wants to make buses and lorries safer

On 14 July, the Commission adopted a proposal for a Directive laying down stricter EU-wide technical requirements for utility vehicles.
Transport 14-06-2003

MEPs want further measures from industry and Member States to ensure pedestrian safety

On 11 June, the Parliament's Transport Committee adopted a first reading report on the Commission's proposal for a new directive on pedestrian safety.
Transport 21-02-2003

Commission presents draft on pedestrian safety

On 19 February 2003, the Commission presented its new proposal for a framework directive on pedestrian protection.
Transport 08-01-2003

Pedestrian safety to be enforced by law?

By the end of January, the Commission is expected to present a new proposal for a framework directive on pedestrian protection.
Transport 27-11-2001

Internal Market Council endorses voluntary deal with car industry on pedestrian safety

The EU's internal market ministers endorsed on Monday 26 November a voluntary agreement with the European car industry on measures to increase pedestrian safety. The European car makers committed themselves to new safety measures, such as the introduction of ABS and daytime running lights, and the withdrawal of bull bars.