Highways UK 2018 Starts in



7/8 November 2018, NEC, Birmingham




Safer Highways UK

Safer Highways UK

Safer Highways UK breakfast briefing

Raising the bar on work-related road risk in the Highways England supply chain

Lucy Fell CFIOSH, Health and Safety Director, Highways England

Compliance with the new initiative on work-related road risk

Simon Turner, Campaign Director, Driving for Better Business

Supply chain case study

Colin Knight, Head of Fleet Safety Management & Compliance, Clancy Group

Practical fleet compliance in your supply chain

Mark Cartwright, Head of Vans, Freight Transport Association

Session 1: making the network safer for contractors

Chair: David Gibby, Former President CIHT

Safety is the number 1 priority on the SRN

Mike Wilson, Chief Highways Engineer, Highways England

The case for creating an independent accident investigation branch for roads

Steve Gooding, Director of the RAC Foundation and former DfT Director General Roads

Learning safety culture lessons from rail

Jonny Buckley, Principal Consultant at PA Consulting Group

Session 2: safety, health and wellbeing for roadworkers

Chair:Clive Leadbetter, Managing Director A-one+, Areas 4 and 12

Tackling road worker abuse

Pat Sheehan, Head of Health and Safety, Colas UK, on behalf of the HTMA Health, Safety & Welfare Working Group

Tackling mental health in the highways sector

Emma Hughes, Wellbeing Programme Lead, A-one+

A step change in road worker safety

Andy Stubbs, Commercial Director, WJ Group

How can technology and innovation make our roads safer

Robert Tait, Sales Director, Rennicks UK

The autonomous IPV - taking the roadworker away from danger

Phil Beaumont, Operations Delivery & Compliance Manager, Colas

Session 3: safe working and safety culture in your supply chain

Chair: Kevin Robinson, Head of Immersive Learning, Turner Kenworthy

Four friends: a director's perspective of a fatal incident

Matt Hazleton and Jason Anker, Proud2beSafe

Leading the way in supply chain safety 

Glyn Williams, SHEQ Director, Toppesfield

Mock trial: the consequences of cutting corners

Turner Kenworthy with Pump Court Chambers