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Governments need to be careful about the messaging around compulsory mask wearing to ensure the policy is fully effective, say researchers.

Motorcycle taxi

A new study suggests that affordable plastic shields reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection for passengers on motorcycle taxis.

A person standing within a city simulator

Automated vehicles could be made more pedestrian-friendly thanks to new research which could help predict when people will cross the road.

Institute for Transport Studies

Researchers at the Institute for Transport Studies have developed the Place-Based Carbon Calculator – a free online tool that maps the carbon footprint of every neighbourhood in England.

A 3D computer visualisation of a human brain

New research by the Institute for Transport Studies helps reveal how our brains make critical decisions when driving vehicles.