The South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership produce a year round series of ongoing campaigns and initiatives to improve the safety of the counties roads, these range from targetting specific groups and road users, such as young drivers, cyclists, to more general car related safety advice.

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Latest Press Releases

Easter Weekend P2W Riders - Free magazine for riders this Easter at Matlock

Valentines Weekend - Advice for young drivers on keeping themselves and passengers safe

TWANG - New initiative for 49cc-125cc scooter and motorbike riders - February 2015

Winter Driving Safety Tips - January 2015

Be Bright Be Seen - Advice for pedestrians and cyclists - January 2015

Current Campaigns

Active Travel 10 Day Challenge 2015 - Free campaign to promote active ways for children to travel to their School for 10 consecutive days from 8th-19th June 2015.  

December 2014 - Be Bright, Be Seen Press Release - Local paperboys and girls receive free bike lights.

December 2014 - Winter Driving Advice Press Release

November 2014 - Christmas Anti-Drink Drive Press Release

Recent Campaigns

Commuter Driving Campaign

Press Release 2014

South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership & Institute of Advanced Motorists

Press Release 2014 - Skill for Life discount scheme with Sheffield Advanced Motorcyclists and Rotherham Advanced Motorcyclists

Valentines Day - Young Driver Campaign

 Special Valentines campaign by South Yorkshire Safer Roads Partnership, urging young male drivers to think about their female passengers and kill their speed, not their girlfriends.

Press Release 2014 - Kill Your Speed

Be Bright, Be Seen - October & November

Campaign to promote all road users to the benefits of wearing bright and/or reflective clothing at night or in poor visibility.  Free distribution of Hi-Viz vests to cyclists and Motorbike/Scooter riders, reflective bag straps to children, promoting the benefits to pedestrians.

Advice for Parents with children:- Be Bright, Be Seen

Press Release

Someones Son - Autumn/Winter

Someones Son campaign involves road safety teams in Yorkshire and Humber regions encouraging road users to look out for two wheeled vehicles and reduce the number of rider casualties on the regions roads.

 

For further information on the Safer Roads Partnership and any of its campaigns or initiatives, or if you have any queries, then please feel free to email saferroads@southyorks.pnn.police.uk or telephone 01709 832455 and ask for the Safer Roads Office.

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