Rt Hon Lord Robertson Pledges Patronage to FIRE AID

Mon 24, Mar, 2014

Chair of the Global Commission for Road Safety pledges support to FIRE AID.




The Rt Hon Lord Robertson of Port Ellen is Chairman of the Commission on Global Road Safety established by the FIA Foundation in 2006. He served as the 10th Secretary General of NATO and Chairman of the North Atlantic Council during 1999-2003. He was Defence Secretary of the United Kingdom from 1997-1999 and Member of Parliament for Hamilton and Hamilton South from 1978-1999. He has received numerous honours (including a total of 11 Honorary doctorates from various universities).

He is passionate about road safety and has a keen interest in the emergency response to road traffic collisions, having survived a serious crash in January 1977. Recognising the value of FIRE AID, Lord Robertson has agreed to support the association via becoming its Patron.