Kirklees Council

Kirklees Council

The Road Safety Unit at Kirklees Council undertakes work in the following area:

Driver Training
The unit currently delivers several schemes including:
An Enhanced Pass Plus Scheme
The National Driver Improvement Scheme
A Speed Awareness Scheme

Other courses and presentations

Road Safety Training for Children
The Kirklees Road Safety Unit offers pedestrian training and safer cycling training to children in primary, infant and junior, and secondary schools.

School Crossing Patrols
School Crossing Patrols are provided where children are in danger from road traffic when walking to school.

Road safety Publicity Campaigns
The unit promotes various issues through schools, business and the community. Officers support National Road Safety Campaigns. Local campaigns are either developed by the Unit or requested by a local community groups.

Kirklees Council Information

*Population size: 400,000-500,000
*Length of road: 1,500-2,000 km
*Authority type: Council
*KSI Baseline: 200-299


Kirklees Council Contacts

David Warburton
Road Safety Manager
Kirklees Council
Flint Street, Fartown
Hudderfield
HD1 6LG

T: 01484 221159
E: david.warburton@kirklees.gov.uk


Knowledge submitted

None at present.


External links

* www.kirklees.gov.uk/roadsafety