Calendar of past Brake events

2017

OCTOBER 2017

Seminar (UK) Crisis response training for managers: is your company prepared?
5 October 2017, Birmingham, £40 + VAT for Brake members, £120 + VAT for non-members
This training course for fleet and HR personnel looks at the procedures an organisation should have in place to provide appropriate support following a road crash or other sudden, violent event.

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
10 October 2017, Swindon (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

Webinar (GMT) A positive mental attitude: Driver attitudes and states of mind
11 October 2017, FREE
This webinar focuses on the impact driver attitudes have on road safety in your fleet.

SEPTEMBER 2017

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
19 September 2017, Edinburgh (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

Webinar (GMT) Taking part in UK Road Safety Week
20 September 2017, FREE
This free to attend webinar will provide advice and ideas on how organisations can take part in this year's UK Road Safety Week, and explore how to plan activities around this year's Road Safety Week theme.

Awards (UK) Fleet Safety Awards
28 September 2017
Our award winners will be announced at Brake's annual reception for supporters.

JULY 2017

Webinar (UK) The benefits of ultra low emission vehicles
4 July 2017, FREE
This webinar will explore the growing fleet popularity of ultra-low emission vehicles (ULEVs).

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
5 July 2017, Manchester (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

June 2017

Webinar (UK) Eliminating driver distraction in your fleet
7 June 2017, FREE
Hear from academics and practitioners about how to eliminate and mitigate the distraction of communication technology.

May 2017

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
10 May 2017, Birmingham (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

Event (NZ) Road Safety Week NZ
8 - 14 May 2017
National Road Safety Week, coordinated by Brake and involving hundreds of companies, schools and communities in road safety activities.

Event (UK) Fleet Safety Conference
25 May 2017
This conference brings together fleet managers and suppliers to share best practice in managing road risk.

APRIL 2017

Webinar (UK) Look Sharp: Tackling driver eyesight in your fleet
4 April 2017, FREE
This webinar will address the risk of poor driver eyesight, and the importance of combatting it in your fleet.

MARCH 2017

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
14 March 2017, London (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

Webinar (NZ) "I just didn't see it" - Tackling hazard awareness and perception among fleet drivers
14 March 2017, FREE
This webinar will explore hazard perception among drivers, the challenges for fleet managers, and best practice methodologies for addressing the issue.

Webinar (UK) Managing road risk and promoting sustainability for car fleets
28 March 2017, FREE
This webinar will address safety and sustainability in car fleet management, including company fleets and the use of employees' cars for work and to commute.

FEBRUARY 2017

Webinar (UK) Managing road risk: back to basics
7 February 2017, FREE
This webinar will look at reviewing fleet safety policies and procedures and making the business case for fleet safety to the board.

2016

DECEMBER 2016

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
6 December 2016, Swindon (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

Webinar (UK) The future of vehicle safety
7 December 2016, FREE
This essential webinar will explore the latest developments in vehicle technologies and the safety benefits they offer. 

NOVEMBER 2016

Event (UK) Road Safety Week UK
21 - 27 November 2016
The UK's biggest road safety event, coordinated by Brake and involving hundreds of professionals organising their own events.

Seminar (UK) Crisis response training for managers: is your company prepared?
24 November 2016, Sheffield, £40 + VAT for Brake members, £120 + VAT for non-members
This training course for fleet and HR personnel looks at the procedures an organisation should have in place to provide appropriate support following a road crash or other sudden, violent event.

OCTOBER 2016

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
6 October 2016, Birmingham (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

SEPTEMBER 2016

Seminar (UK) Introducing, evaluating, and maintaining a work-related road safety programme
8 September 2016, Rickmansworth, Greater London (UK), £70 + VAT for Brake members, £120 + VAT for non-members
This essential seminar will share best practice in introducing, maintaining and developing a comprehensive risk led work-related road safety programme

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
14 September 2016, Manchester (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

Webinar (UK) Taking part in UK Road Safety Week
20 September 2016, FREE
This free to attend webinar will provide advice and ideas on how organisations can take part in this year's UK Road Safety Week, and explore how to plan activities around this year's Road Safety Week theme.

Awards (NZ) Australasian Fleet Safety Awards
29 September 2016
Our award winners will be announced at Brake's annual reception for supporters.

JULY 2016

Webinar Managing driver speed in fleets
26 July 2016, 2pm-3.30pm NZST, FREE
This essential webinar will expolre why it's important to address speed with at-work drivers, and look at effective methods for doing so.

JUNE 2016

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
8 June 2016, Birmingham (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

MAY 2016

Event (NZ) Road Safety Week NZ
16-22 May 2016, nationwide
NZ's national week of road safety activities, coordinated annually by Brake and involving hundreds of schools, organisations and communities

Conference (UK) Fleet Safety Conference
26 May 2016, 9am - 4pm, Birmingham (UK), £90 + VAT for Brake members, £140 + VAT for non-members
The conference brings together fleet managers and suppliers to share best practice in managing road risk.

MARCH 2016

Training course (UK) Crisis response training for managers: is your company prepared?
2 March 2016, central London (UK), £40 + VAT for Brake members, £120 + VAT for non-members
This training course for fleet and HR personnel looks at the procedures an organisation should have in place to provide appropriate support following a road crash or other sudden, violent event.

Webinar Engaging young people with safe and sustainable travel
16 March 2016, 10am-11.30am GMT, FREE
This webinar for road safety professionals will provide attendees with guidance on successfully engaging young people with road safety and sustainable and active travel.

Training course (UK) Engaging young people in road safety
17 March 2016, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, £55 + VAT
A one-day course enabling professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people.

Training course (UK) Pledge workshop
22 March 2016, central London (UK), FREE for Brake members, £90 + VAT for non-members
This training course for anyone responsible for managing at-work drivers covers six key areas of occupational road risk, what employers should be doing to manage their risk, and how to successfully educate and engage drivers with road safety messages.

FEBRUARY 2016

Seminar (UK) Introducing, evaluating, and maintaining a work-related road safety programme
25 February 2016, Swindon (UK), £70 + VAT for Brake members, £120 + VAT for non-members
This essential seminar will share best practice in introducing, maintaining and developing a comprehensive risk led work-related road safety programme.

JANUARY 2016

Webinar Telematics: the next steps
26 January 2016, 2pm - 3.30pm GMT, FREE
This webinar for fleet professionals will explore techniques to ensure you are getting the most out of your telematics data.

Webinar Promoting safe and sustainable travel through effective publicity campaigns
28 January 2016, 10am-11.30am GMT, FREE
This webinar will provide road safety professionals with advice on how to successfully engage communities with safe, sustainable and healthy travel through awareness raising campaigns.

2015

DECEMBER 2015

Seminar (UK) Introducing, evaluating, and maintaining a work-related road safety programme
1 December 2015, Huddersfield (UK), £70 + VAT for Brake members, £120 + VAT for non-members
This essential seminar will share best practice in introducing, maintaining and developing a comprehensive risk led work-related road safety programme.

Training course (UK) Engage young people in road safety
8 December 2015, Bath, Somerset, UK, FREE
A one-day course enabling professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people. This course is free to attend thanks to money raised in memory of four-year-old Mitzi Steady, who was killed in a crash in Bath.

NOVEMBER 2015

Training course (UK) Engage young people in road safety
5 November 2015, Huddersfield, UK, £55 + VAT
A one-day course enabling professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people.

Webinar Eco-driving: planning and implementing effective procedures
17 November 2015, 10am - 11.30am GMT, FREE
This webinar will focus on how fleets can become more eco-friendly and the benefits of doing so.

Webinar Using in-vehicle technology to improve fleet safety
17 November 2015, 2pm-3.30pm NZDT, FREE
This webinar looks at the latest technological developments and how organisations can use technology to tackle their road risk.

Event (UK) Road Safety Week UK
23 - 29 November 2015
The UK's biggest road safety event, coordinated by Brake and involving hundreds of professionals organising their own events.

Webinar Pledge campaign training
26 November 2015, 3pm-3.30pm GMT, FREE
Learn to lead discussion-based workshops with drivers in your workplace or community on the themes of Brake's Pledge campaign.

OCTOBER 2015

Awards (UK) Fleet Safety Awards 2015
1 October 2015, Solihull, UK, £150
Brake's long-standing awards ceremony that brings together fleet managers and suppliers to celebrate the achievements of those working to help reduce the number of road crashes involving at-work drivers.

Seminar Zero tolerance: tackling drink and drug driving
14 October 2015, Manchester (UK), £70 + VAT for Brake members, £120 + VAT for non-members
This seminar will look at the latest research on impaired driving and effective workplace interventions, including testing and education programmes.

Training course (UK) Engage young people in road safety
15 October 2015, London, UK, £55 + VAT
A one-day course enabling professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people.

Conference (UK) Police family liaison following road death and serious injury
20 October 2015, Birmingham, UK, £65 + VAT
This essential conference for police family liaison officers and other support professionals will showcase best practice in supporting people bereaved and seriously injured by road crashes.

SEPTEMBER 2015

Webinar Engaging young people in road safety
3 September 2015, 3.30pm-4.30pm NZST, FREE
An introductory webinar providing useful information, tools and resources, and activity ideas for engaging young people in road safety in schools, workplaces and communities.

Webinar Pledge campaign training
9 September 2015, 2pm-3.30pm NZST, FREE
Learn to lead discussion-based workshops with drivers in your workplace or community on the themes of Brake's Pledge campaign.

Seminar Saving money through fleet risk management
10 September 2015, central London (UK), £70 + VAT for Brake members, £120 + VAT for non-members
This essential seminar will examine the safety and cost-saving benefits of effectively managing road risk, providing expert guidance on how to implement cost efficient fleet risk management policy and procedures.

Webinar Pledge campaign training
15 September 2015, 2pm-3.30pm GMT, FREE
Learn to lead discussion-based workshops with drivers in your workplace or community on the themes of Brake's Pledge campaign.

Training course (UK) Engage young people in road safety
15 September 2015, Newry, Northern Ireland, UK, £55 + VAT
A one-day course enabling professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people.

Webinar Engaging local businesses with safe and sustainable travel
16 September 2015, 2pm-3.30pm GMT, FREE
This webinar for road safety professionals will give an overview of the business case for safe and sustainable travel, and how to encourage businesses to introduce active travel schemes.

Webinar Taking part in UK Road Safety Week 2015: ideas and advice for fleet and road safety professionals
22 September 2015, 10am-11.30am GMT, FREE
This webinar will explore the 2015 Road Safety Week theme of 'drive less, live more' and provide tips and ideas on how organisations of any size or type can get involved.

JULY 2015

Webinar Good practice in GOing 20
16 July 2015, 2pm-3.30pm GMT, FREE
This webinar for road safety professionals will explore the benefits of GOing 20, as well as looking at barriers to be overcome in GOing 20, and how to encourage buy-in from residents.

JUNE 2015

Webinar (UK) Managing driver speed in fleets
11 June 2015, FREE
This essential webinar will explore different methods for combating speeding among at-work drivers, and examine the effectiveness of different methods.

Training course (UK) Engage young people in road safety
17 June 2015, Cardiff, Wales, UK, £55 + VAT
A one-day course enabling professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people.

Webinar Pledge campaign training
25 June 2015, 2pm-3.30pm GMT, FREE
Learn to lead discussion-based workshops with drivers in your workplace or community on the themes of Brake's Pledge campaign.

Webinar Enabling and encouraging safe and sustainable travel
30 June 2015, 10am-11.30am GMT, FREE 
This webinar for road safety professionals will look at the steps local authorities can take to enable and encourage sustainable travel in towns and cities.

MAY 2015

Event (New Zealand) Road Safety Week New Zealand 
4-10 May 2015
NZ's national week of road safety activities, coordinated annually by Brake and involving hundreds of schools, organisations and communities. 

Training course (UK) Engage young people in road safety
6 May 2015, Newcastle, UK, £55 + VAT
A one-day course enabling professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people.

Conference & exhibition (UK) Fleet safety conference
19 May 2015, Solihull, UK, £90 + VAT for Brake members, £140 + VAT for non-members
One-day UK conference for fleet operators and suppliers to share best practice in managing occupational road risk.

APRIL 2015

Webinar (New Zealand) Engage young people in road safety
1 April 2015, FREE
An introductory webinar helping professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people, with specific examples given for use in Road Safety Week 2015.

Webinar (New Zealand) Pledge campaign training
21 April 2015, FREE
Find out more about Brake's Pledge campaign, and the tools and resources you can use with drivers in your workplace or community to spread the messages of the campaign.

Training course (UK) Engage young people in road safety
21 April 2015, Birmingham, UK, £55 + VAT
A one-day course enabling professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people.

Webinar (New Zealand) Engage young people in road safety
23 April 2015, FREE
An introductory webinar helping professionals to campaign on road safety issues with groups of young people, with specific examples given for use in Road Safety Week 2015.

Seminar (UK) Driver awareness and education: using research to maximise impact
28 April 2015, central London, UK, £49 + VAT for Brake members, £69 + VAT for non-members
Learn to develop and deliver impactful and persuasive awareness raising and educational campaigns and activities aimed at promoting safer driver behaviour.

Webinar (uk) Pledge campaign training
30 April 2015, FREE
Learn to lead discussion-based workshops with drivers in your workplace or community on the themes of Brake's Pledge campaign.

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