Delivering a shared Council roads and transportation service across East and South Ayrshire

Road Safety

The Road Safety Team work within the guidelines of “Scotland’s Road Safety Framework to 2020” (Link to Framework) to deliver an effective and engaging Road Safety service for all age and classification of road user.

This covers a wide range of projects and also incorporates the promotion of active travel.

 

 

Scottish Government Website                                     

 

 

Responsibilities include the economy, education, health, justice, rural affairs, housing, environment, equal opportunities, consumer advocacy and advice, transport, taxation.

 

Safety Cameras Scotland

 

Safety Cameras Scotland is the collective name for the North, East and West Safety Camera Units. We work together with the Scottish Safety Camera Programme and Police Scotland in operating speed and red-light cameras across Scotland.

 

 

Road Safety Scotland

 

Scotland’s Authority on Road Safety, including educational resources and publicity campaigns.

 

 

Road Safety West of Scotland

 

 

A partnership that consists of the 12 West of Scotland Local Authorities, Police Scotland and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service. The primary focus of the RSWOS since its inception has been to work in partnership to provide a quality, targeted programme of Road Safety education, engineering and enforcement.

 

 

Road Safety GB

 

 

Road Safety GB is a national road safety organisation made up of representatives from groups across the UK, including local government road safety teams.

 

ROSPA

 

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents.

 

Think!

 

THINK! provides road safety information for road users. With an aim to encourage safer behaviour to reduce the number of people killed and injured on our roads every year.

 

 

Don’t Risk It

 

 

Information about current Road Safety publicity campaigns.

 

 

Good Egg

 

 

Information and guidance on child car safety in Scotland, including the law as well as advice on buying and fitting car seats.

 

 

Scottish Biker Magazine

 

A magazine for Motorbike Enthusiasts.

 

 

Bikeability Scotland

 

 

Bikeability runs in South Ayrshire

Cycling Scotland’s, Bikeability Scotland is a cycle training programme designed to give children the skills and confidence they need both to cycle safely on the roads, and to encourage them to carry on cycling into adulthood.

 

I-Cycle

 

I-cycle runs in East Ayrshire

Cycle Training Programme designed to give children the skills and confidence they need both to cycle safely on the roads and to encourage them to carry on cycling into adulthood.

 

Cycling Scotland

 

Cycling Scotland is the nation’s cycling organisation. Working with others, to help create and deliver opportunities and an environment so anyone anywhere in Scotland can cycle easily and safely.

 

 

Sustrans

 

 

Charity for the promotion of walking and cycling. You’ll also find information here about the National Cycle Network.

 

 

Living Streets Scotland 

 

 

Charity for the promotion of walking and cycling. You’ll also find information here about the National Cycle Network.

 

 

Active Travel HUBs

 

Working towards a healthier, greener future through encouraging and supporting more people to travel actively.

 

Choose Another Way

 

Highlighting the benefits and providing assistance in developing Travel Plans. A Travel Plan is a package of measures that are tailored to the transport needs of individual sites. The overall aim is to promote more sustainable travel choices and reduce reliance on the car.

 

Contact Information

Road Safety
Phone

01563 503 160 

Email  enquiries@ayrshireroadsalliance.org 

Address

 

Ayrshire Roads Alliance

The Opera House

8 John Finnie Street

Kilmarnock

KA1 1DD