Led by CIHT SoRSA this webinar will look at the relationship between the design process and the road safety audit process. It will be led by CIHT SoRSA Chair, Dennis Symons.
This presentation will be looking at the relationship between the design process and the road safety audit process. It will address issues that have been identified when Designers and Overseeing Organisations submit a road safety audit Brief, with the aim of improving road safety.
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This webinar is ideal for managers, engineers and road safety auditors from roads authorities, consultants and contractors involved in the road safety processes through design, construction and post opening to traffic.
Dennis is currently the Chair of the Society of Road Safety Auditors.
Dennis joined the Devon and Cornwall Constabulary in May 1977 and had 30 years of varied Police experience, retiring in May 2007. In February 1991, he was posted to the Exeter Traffic Department and specialised in dealing with major collisions.
In June 2007, Dennis joined the Road Safety Team of EM Highway Services Limited (later Kier Highways) in the role of Road Safety Engineer. His responsibilities include undertaking scheme studies, with a particular emphasis on safety schemes, and participating in Road Safety Audits at all stages.
In April 2014, he was promoted to Principal Road Safety Engineer. In July 2017, as part of the amalgamation of the Highways England Trunk Road Network for Area 1 & Area 2 Dennis commenced his new role as Principal Engineer – Road Safety with Highways England (National Highways).