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2021 Transport highlights

Working with our expert panels, industry, academia, and Government, we continued to provide engineering solutions across many industry sectors.

Through interviews, blog posts, reports, consultations, webinars, and more, we aimed to deliver insight to advance technology and innovation for the benefit of society.

Below are some of our Transport highlights of this year.

Read the full list of 2021 sector highlights from the Insight and Policy team

Advancing safety in transport through automation

This report examines potential approaches to advancing safety in transport through automation, focusing on four transport modes: road, rail, maritime, and air. It reviews its current approaches to safety and risk and moves on to cover the expected impact of automation on safety.

Response to the Transport Select Committee on the roll-out and safety of Smart Motorways

Smart Motorways bring significant benefits, as they have been designed and implemented to address recurrent congestion on heavily used sections of motorway, but our view is that safety can be improved.

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