TISPOL marks contribution to road safety made by ETSC Policy Director Ellen Townsend

Published Tue, 03/11/2015 - 06:56

TISPOL has made an outstanding achievement award to Ellen Townsend, Policy Director of the European Transport Safety Council. Ellen is described as “a champion of road safety in Europe, working tirelessly, giving her skill and analysis in identifying issues and trends and seeking solutions to save lives and injuries on the roads of Europe.”

Ellen has long been a supporter and valued partner, according to General Secretary Ruth Purdie. “She has spoken regularly at our conferences and seminars and assisting TISPOL in being more efficient and effective in its business of law enforcement on the road,” said Ruth.

“Ellen participated greatly in the successful LIFESAVER project, imparting her knowledge and information to assist countries in reducing road death and casualty numbers. She has also chaired the TISPOL Conferences and continues her support for TISPOL in the current STRIDER project.”

TISPOL is proud to be associated with Ellen and the work of the ETSC in reducing road deaths and injuries.