Dawes Highway Safety Ltd
Dawes Highway Safety was launched in 2014 by former Metropolitan Police Sergeant James Dawes BSc (Hons), CMILT. With many years of experience in front line policing and specialisms in collision response and vulnerable road user protection; his award-winning company is dedicated to risk reduction and saving lives through the use of progressive safety systems.
In 2016 James partnered with Mr Paul Holmes FCILT, AMIRTE former fleet manager of British Gas, Commercial Director of the Automobile Association and Founding Director of AA Drivetech. Since then, the company has taken a strategic industry position on the research, development and manufacture of innovative consipicuity safety equipment to the truck fleet and transport industry.
Dawes Highway Safety campaigns at the highest level for the adoption of safer working practices and is widely credited as the main driving force behind the national recognition of enhanced lateral side guard safety systems in the United Kingdom. As part of the company’s wider work, James is the Corporate Social Responsibility specialist advisor to the British Aggregates Association and has been personally instrumental in relaying CLOCS working practices to protect cyclists and pedestrians as far away as Australia.