The Dumfries and Galloway Road Safety Partnership comprises of the following members.
Responsible for enforcing road traffic law, the investigation, reporting and analysis of road crashes, education and liaison with communities whilst supporting initiatives at local and national level.
Promote and encourage speed limit compliance through targeted camera enforcement, thereby reducing the number of people killed or injured.
Statutory duty to attend road traffic collisions and a duty to promote "community safety" which includes safety on Scotland's roads through various road safety initiatives.
Development and delivery of Council's road safety programmes and initiatives and management and maintenance of the local road network.
Delivering road safety education through the school curriculum.
Attend road accidents when required. Its crews provide vital lifesaving treatment, treating patients at the scene of accidents and, when necessary, taking them to hospital. The Service is a member of the Scottish Occupational Road Safety Alliance and the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents and supports a range of casualty reduction initiatives.
Development and delivery of the Scottish Governments road safety programmes and initiatives and management and maintenance of the trunk road network within Dumfries and Galloway.
Improving driving standards through coaching improved driving skills and through education initiatives.
Taking action against traffic offenders where appropriate. Supporting Road Safety Partnership strategies and action plan and assisting with education initiatives.
Assessing, planning delivering care and treatment to the injured as a consequence of incidents on the roads. Work in partnership with all other agencies towards the safety of all those using the road network.
We are dedicated to making the world safer for horses and those who care for them. Educating all road users on the BHS Dead Slow Campaign.
Training Provider for Logistics and Warehousing Industry
Delivering advanced motorcyclist and driver advanced tuition. Our advanced test is a recognised qualification and nationally acknowledged by insurers and will develop both rider / driver on road skills and hazard perception. Road safety is key to ensuring road user safety and safer roads networks.
Autolink Concessionaires M6
Under a thirty-year contract with the Scottish Ministers, responsible for operation and maintenance of the A74M/M74 from the national border to Junction 12, including winter gritting and attendance at road traffic incidents.
Organised through Sustrans and funded by Dumfries and Galloway Council and Transport for Scotland to promote Active travel in everyday life. Focusing on schools we provide education on all aspects from Bikeability (on road cycle training), Learn to Ride sessions to promoting road safety in the form of Be Safe Be Seen sessions as well as Free Bike and Scooter safety checks.
Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We are engineers and educators, experts and advocates. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute.