Memorandum to the Slovak Presidency of the EU

  • July 1, 2016

In this briefing, ETSC outlines its recommendations on the key EU road safety policy dossiers to be steered by the Slovak Presidency of the European Union in the second half of 2016. These include preparing for the new EU roads package, including the safety aspects.

ETSC welcomes the Slovak initiative to put traffic safety education on their Presidency agenda with an autumn conference looking at gradual and continuous training and lifelong learning.

The briefing also examines the upcoming policy initiatives from the European Commission including progress towards the 2020 target with recommendations for maximising the results of road safety work.