Roadside Rescue and Recovery APPG

First Registered: 02/01/2019 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

Official Page

To raise awareness of the issues affecting the roadside rescue and recovery industry, including the dangers workers in the industry face in the performance of their work, the protection afforded to them by government regulations, and the need to collect specific data on accidents involving recovery workers.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


This content was generated for your convenience by Parallel Parliament and does not form part of the official record.
Recent Documents related to Roadside Rescue and Recovery

1. Campaign for Safer Roadside Rescue and Recovery - written evidence
01/05/2019 - Inquiry: Road Safety - Transport Committee
- View source

Found: for Safer Roadside Rescue and RecoveryThe Campaign for Safer Roadside Rescue and Recovery – Commons Transport

2. Roadside Rescue and Recovery
02/01/2019 - APPGs

Found: awareness of the issues affecting the roadside rescue and recovery industry, including the dangers workers

3. Work of the roadside rescue and recovery industry
18/10/2021 - Early Day Motions

Found: House recognises the vital work of the roadside rescue and recovery industry which ensures roads are kept

4. AA Charitable Trust - written evidence
01/05/2019 - Inquiry: Road Safety - Transport Committee
- View source

Found: submission to the All Party Parliamentary Group on roadside rescue (Annex 1) and its previous evidence to this

5. Urgently set timeline and provide funding for roads to be repaired nationally.
11/03/2020 - Petitions

Found: businesses, and lost productivity waiting for roadside rescue.

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Roadside Rescue and Recovery

1. Roadside Recovery Vehicles: Red Lights
23/07/2019 - Westminster Hall

1: move,That this House has considered roadside recovery vehicles and the use of red lights.It - Speech Link
2: her before it started. Does she agree that roadside recovery workers would be much safer if red lights - Speech Link
3: my speech. There are nearly half a million roadside recovery operators, in a variety of guises, who deserve - Speech Link

2. All-lane Running Motorways
22/01/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: Lady agree that not only motorists but workers in recovery vehicles need extra protection from smart motorways - Speech Link
2: to light that the AA will no longer carry out roadside assistance on all-lane running motorways due to - Speech Link
3: spoken, the first being about the safety of roadside recovery workers. That was as a consequence of the - Speech Link

3. Road Safety
05/11/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: seatbelt alarm disablers, which my local fire and rescue service raised.However, I want to use the - Speech Link

4. Smart Motorways
13/02/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: much more complex and longer process that will put rescue teams in greater danger. So can we have special - Speech Link
2: the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Roadside Rescue and Recovery, to approve the 2010 rollout of the - Speech Link
3: The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Roadside Rescue and Recovery published a report into all-lane running - Speech Link

5. Pets (Microchips)
23/09/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: mandatory for vets to scan microchips for owner and rescue back-up details before euthanising a healthy dog - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Roadside Rescue and Recovery
1. Culture Recovery Fund
asked by: Lord Patten
01/02/2021
... and (2) whether that organisation has sufficient staffing capacity to ensure timely decisions for grant applicants.

2. Culture Recovery Fund
asked by: Mark Menzies
11/11/2020
... what steps his Department took to ensure that the distribution of the £1.57 billion Cultural Recovery Fund was as wide and as fair as possible.

3. Culture Recovery Fund
asked by: Liam Byrne
13/11/2020
... by region.

4. Culture Recovery Fund
asked by: Sarah Olney
12/11/2020
... when payments for all Culture Recovery Fund awards will be made.

5. Culture Recovery Fund
asked by: Nadia Whittome
30/11/2020
... what discussions he has had with stakeholders on the availability of the culture recovery fund to organisations that were previously in receipt of public funds.

Latest Questions
APPG Supplied Content

APPGs can register with Parallel Parliament and submit files and articles to be placed here.

Parallel Parliament offers the facility for APPGs to submit written content and files, which are made available through this page.

Submitters can draft and edit publications, and either release them on demand, or schedule release for a future date.

Both text content and attached files submitted through this facility is indexed by our website, and made available through both the search function and relevant e-mail alerts. Any of our users registered for an alert which matches your content, will receive a link making them aware of its publication.

If you wish to register as an authorised representative of the Roadside Rescue and Recovery APPG and use this facility, click below

4 Current APPG Officers
Mike Penning Portrait
Mike Penning
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Hemel Hempstead
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Gareth Johnson Portrait
Gareth Johnson
Officer
Conservative - Dartford
Joined: 24th February 2020
3 APPG Memberships
Australia and New Zealand , Catalonia , Vaping
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Mike Penning MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3000.

Email: mike.penning.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Tom Darling, Tendo Consulting, Suite 5, The Hop Exchange, London SE1 1TY. Tel: 020 7175 8363

Email: tom@tendoconsulting.co.uk

Secretariat:

Campaign for Safer Roadside Rescue and Recovery acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.csrrr.co.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
14 Jan 2021
Source
Campaign for Safer Roadside Rescue and Recovery
Description
Secretariat   From : 14/01/2021 To : 13/01/2022
Value
£10,501
Date
14 Jan 2020
Source
Campaign for Safer Roadside Rescue and Recovery
Description
Secretariat   From : 14/01/2020 To : 13/01/2021
Value
£10,501
Date
20 May 2018
Source
Campaign for Safer Roadside Rescue and Recovery
Description
Secretariat   From : 20/05/2018 To : 19/05/2019
Value
£10,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Roadside Rescue and Recovery APPG

Former APPG Officers
Jim Fitzpatrick Portrait
Jim Fitzpatrick
Vice Chair
Labour - Former Member for Poplar and Limehouse
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 11th September 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Ed Davey Portrait
Ed Davey
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Kingston and Surbiton
Joined: 2nd January 2019
Departed: 11th September 2019