DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR ENERGY AND TRANSPORT
DIRECTORATE E - Inland Transport
Next European Road Safety Day: 13 October 2008
Where: Main Event in Paris (France), in "l'Espace Grande Arche".
(National Events to be organized by Member States)
Theme: "Road Safety in Our Cities"
3 main sessions:
- What are the state of the art and the main issues to be dealt with amongst the different users in cities: car drivers, lorry and bus drivers, cyclists, motorcyclists, pedestrians (children, elderly, disabled people, etc…)
- A better design of the cities can help in improving all users to live together safely: by enhancing infrastructure safety management, by installing safety equipments, specific road signs, etc…
- How education, good campaigning, prevention and enforcement can increase the understanding between users?
Vice-President of the European Commission Jacques Barrot, Commissioner in charge of Transport, will make the Key-Note Speech.
Note the date in your diary.
Further information on the website of the EC.
Contact person: Joël Valmain,
Tel.: +32 2 2986409, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org