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Lucy Marstrand – Technical Lead, Metis
Katie Pennick – Campaigns Lead, Transport for All
Aya Collins – Head of Service for Low Traffic Neighbourhoods, Islington Council
Chaired by Mark Frost – TPS Chair.
An Equality Impact Assessment (EqIA) should be done when a new policy or practice is identified, or when an existing one is reviewed. That could be anything from a written Road Safety Strategy to trialling a series of Low Traffic Neighbourhoods.
One of the difficulties is working out where inequalities begin and end; transport schemes can have far reaching – and unfair – effects on health, access and opportunities with different impacts on different groups.
The event will look to explore: