55 Publications

Seatbelt and Mobile Phone Usage Survey Scotland, 2014

25 Feb 2015

This bulletin provides statistics on the proportion of drivers observed wearing seatbelts and using mobile phones whilst driving in Scotland from a roadside observation survey commissioned jointly by Transport Scotland and the Department for Transport

Good Practice Guide on 20mph Speed Restrictions

24 Jun 2016

By reducing speed on our roads we can create streets where the space is shared more equally between different road users and create a safer environment, encouraging people to make active travel choices

Specification for the Reinstament of Openings in Roads (3rd Edition - 2015)

5 Jan 2015

This Specification is a Code of Practice outlining a national standard applicable to all Undertakers when carrying out reinstatement as a part of executing road works

Carbon Account for Transport No. 6: 2014 Edition

18 Dec 2014

The sixth edition of the Carbon Account for Transport provides the annual detailed update on Scotland’s transport emissions performance up to 2012, and likely impact of new infrastructure projects on future emissions

Strategic Consultation on Works on Scottish Roads Analysis of Consultation Responses

14 Oct 2014

This report analyses and summarises responses that were received to the 'Strategic Consultation on Works on Scottish Roads' which was launched in April 2013

Road Projects: Guidance on Compulsory Purchase Process and Compensation

30 May 2014

The guidance has been prepared for people who have property, farms or businesses which are directly affected by a road project scheme.

Roads for all - Good practice guide for roads

24 Jul 2013

Transport Scotland’s requirements for inclusive design in the construction, operation and maintenance of road infrastructure

Prolific Illegal Driving Behaviour: A Qualitative Study

11 Apr 2013

New Roads and Street Works Act 1991: Code of Practice for the Co-ordination of Works in Roads

5 Apr 2013

The New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSWA) as amended by the Transport (Scotland) Act 2005, supported by relevant Regulations and Codes of Practice, provides a legislative framework for all ‘works in roads’ in Scotland

Impact of the Removal of RET Fares from Commercial Vehicles on The Western Isles, Coll and Tiree

8 Mar 2013

Considering the impact of the removal of RET fares in April 2012 on the economies of the Western Isles, Coll and Tiree

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