Cycling safety: follow up

Inquiry status: Written evidence called for

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  • 10 Feb 2014 - Cycling safety - oral evidence | PDF version (PDF289 KB) Published 17 Mar 2014

    Evidence given by Chris Boardman MBE, Policy Advisor, British Cycling, Roger Geffen, Campaigns and Policy Director, CTC, and Edmund King, President, Automobile Association; Councillor Mike Haines, Deputy Chair, Economy and Transport Board, Local Government Association, Councillor Ian Davey, Deputy Leader, Brighton and Hove City Council, Councillor David Hodge, Leader, Councillor Helyn Clack, cabinet member for community services, and Susie Kemp, Assistant Chief Executive, Surrey County Council (at 4.45 pm); Alex Fiddes, Chief Operating Officer, Vehicle Testing and Enforcement, Peter Weddell-Hall, head of e-assessment, training and accreditation, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency, and Tom Baker, Treasurer, and Andrew Collins and Robert Armstrong, Committee members, Batched on Site Association (at 5.25 pm).

  • Transcript of cycling safety evidence session of 4 December 2013 | PDF version (PDF253 KB) Published 14 Mar 2014

    Evidence given by Robert Goodwill MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport.

  • Transcript of cycling safety evidence session | PDF version (PDF314 KB) Published 09 Dec 2013

    Evidence given by David Davies, Executive Director, Parliamentary Advisory Counsel for Transport Safety, Val Shawcross CBE AM, Chair, London Assembly Transport Committee, Ashok Sinha, Chief Executive, London Cycling Campaign, Katja Leyendecker, Chair, Newcycling, and Commander Dave Martin, Public Order, Task Force and Roads Policing, Metropolitan Police; Jack Semple, Director of Policy, Road Haulage Association, Jerry McLaughlin, Director of Economics, Mineral Products Association, Dr Marcus Jones, Principal Consultant, Transport Research Laboratory Ltd, and Andrew Gilligan, Mayor of London’s Cycling Commissioner, Transport for London (at 4.45 pm).

Stages of an inquiry

Most, but not all, Select Committee inquiries are conducted as follows:

  • Written evidence called for
  • Oral evidence sessions held
  • Report published
  • Response published

Not all inquiries result in a Report