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The FIA promotes Road Safety at the International Transport Forum 2018 Summit

Focusing on ‘Transport Safety and Security’, the 2018 edition of the Summit has been marked by a strong FIA presence advocating for safer roads at the highest level.  The world’s largest gathering of transport ministers and policymakers was the occasion to emphasise the need for more resources to be allocated to road safety programmes around the world in the aftermath ...

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Speeding-up the fight for Road Safety: the FIA High Level Panel for Road Safety Advisors and Experts' group meets in Leipzig

Speeding-up the fight for Road Safety: the FIA High Level Panel for Road Safety Advisors and Experts’ group meets in Leipzig Today, over 35 road safety advisors and experts from the private sector, international organisations and NGOs gathered ahead of the International Transport Forum (ITF) 2018 Summit in Leipzig to discuss the FIA High Level Panel for Road Safety’s (HLP) work plan ...

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First African Observatory to Tackle the Continent’s Road Safety Crisis

The World Bank, the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), and the International Transport Forum (ITF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today to establish the first regional Road Safety Observatory in Africa.  The Observatory will support African countries’ efforts to reduce road transport fatalities by uniting their activities to systematically collect, analyze, and share reliable road crash data. It will ...

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Celtics not thinking about poor playoff road record going into Cleveland

The Boston Celtics are on a roll right now, but they haven’t exactly torn it up on the road during these NBA playoffs. Inside the friendly confines of TD Garden, Boston is 9-0. On the road, the team is 1-4. Enter narratives about doubt as the Celtics head to Cleveland with a 2-0 lead over the Cavaliers i… NBA | ...

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Boston Celtics hope to put road woes aside vs. Cavs in Cleveland

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Home-court advantage has proven to be a valuable commodity for the Celtics so far this postseason. Boston is 9-0 at TD Garden during these playoffs and has blistered opponents early in games, shooting 47 percent from the field and 39 percent from the 3-point line. It’s often led to cushions that have helped the Celtics sustain opponents’ runs ...

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Home-ice disadvantage: Caps aim to bring road mentality to Game 4

The good news for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals is they still lead their Eastern Conference final against the Tampa Bay Lightning. The bad news for the Capitals, counterintuitive as it may be: They host Game 4. So far, Washington is 7-1 in away games this post-season, closing out each of its first two series on the road. Heading ...

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'We like our road game': Jets confident as series shifts to Vegas

The Jets won’t be flying to Nevada carrying a heavy load of anger or desperation. After Monday’s 3-1 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights tied the Western Conference final best-of-seven series at one game apiece, the Winnipeg players were taking their lumps and confidently looking ahead to Wednesday’s Game 3. “We’ll be ready to bounce back,” veteran Jets centre Paul Stastny said ...

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IndyCar's Conor Daly to make NASCAR debut at Road America

IndyCar Series driver Conor Daly will make his NASCAR debut this August for Roush Fenway Racing. Daly, 26, who competed full-time in IndyCar the past two seasons and will compete in this month’s Indianapolis 500, will drive a third Roush entry in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road America in August. Daly will join series regular Ryan Reed and ...

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