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A protest campaign over poor walking and cycling safety

Effective road safety planning: what should be happening

What the vision should be
Road safety planning and policing: what we have a right to expect
Poor Merseyside road casualties should be considered
Other relevant information
Past strategies
Options that should be considered

Merseyside road safety failures

Merseyside / national road safety failures

Merseyside road safety concerns

So-Mo project on pedestrian casualties

Merseyside road safety improvements

Taking action on poor road safety

Current campaigns





Two child pedestrian deaths from pavement parking
Two child pedestrians have died from illegal pavement parking, one on the Wirral and one in Glasgow.

Wirral child death from pavement parking

Esme Weir aged 4 years was killed in 2016 when a delivery driver drove on to a pavement to park. The driver was from Wallsey, Wirral. The incident happened in Neston, Wirral.

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Glasgow child death from pavement parking

Five-year-old schoolboy Lennon Toland was killed in 2016 when a delivery lorry was driven on to a Glasgow pavement to park. See

Last updated: 12 Jan 2020