Category Archives: 2000

CAPIC ANALYSIS: HOSPITAL IN-PATIENT DATA – PATIENT EPISODE DATABASE FOR WALES (PEDW)

Countries Covered: Wales
Date: 1993-2003

CAPIC has analyzed data from the Patient Episode Database for Wales (PEDW) held at NHS Wales Informatics Service (NWIS).  Records in PEDW are based on episodes of care under a particular consultant, called Finished Consultant Episodes. These need to be linked together to carry out analyses of the number of people admitted/discharged from hospital, how many had particular treatments, and whether they died in hospital.  These analysis were performed for years ranging from 1993 to 2003.

TOMORROW’S ROADS SAFER FOR EVERYONE

Countries Covered: UK
Date: 
2000

This is a 10 year plan setting out the main ways the government plans to improve road safety.  The target is to reduce deaths and serious injuries overall by 40% and by 50% for children and also to keep slight injuries well below the increase in traffic. Safety is the most important responsibility of anyone involved in transport. Government, local authorities, police officers, civil engineers, car makers all have a role in creating the conditions for safe travel. New technology too will continue to play an important role. But we all have a responsibility as users drivers, riders, walkers, all of us.

TRANSPORT TEN YEAR PLAN 2000

Countries Covered: UK
Date: 
2000

This plan is designed to deliver the Government’s priorities: reduced congestion, better integration, and a wider choice of quicker, safer, more reliable travel on road, rail and other public transport.

NEW DIRECTIONS IN SPEED MANAGEMENT

Countries Covered: UK
Date: 
2000

To achieve road safety targets this speed policy review has been developed to contribute to the reduction in death and injury on our roads by aiming for appropriate speeds on all roads.  Best practice in engineering, enforcement, education and publicity to achieve a workable and cost-effective approach has been examined.