Senior Consultant at Atkins UK
Sarah is a Senior Consultant at Atkins who has been involved in ensuring that freight is considered as a crucial element of strategy and policy development as part of the Local Transport Plan process. Sarah has advocated the implementation of physical, operational and behaviour measures within freight strategies using principles from the European Union’s Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan Network. This insight allows for a full blend of measures to be considered in terms of freight operations when planning for future development which improve the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of the transportation of people and goods.
This session explores how effective city planning can ensure new road layouts are safely shared by all modes of transport and why it is essential to consider the needs of the freight sector at the early stages of any design…