Tom Jarvis

Principal Social Researcher, Transport for the North

Dr Tom Jarvis leads Transport for the North’s research and strategy on transport and social exclusion. This spans the causes, consequences, and solutions to the transport inequalities that impact our region. He has previously worked across a number of fields connected to poverty, inequality, and social justice.

My Sessions at Traffex

Thursday 23 May 2024


9.8m People Experience Social Exclusion from the Transport System. How Can We Address This?

10:00 - 10:40 Accessibility
  • What we know about the scale of social exclusion caused by transport issues in England.
  • The areas and communities that tend to be most affected by transport issues.
  • The impacts of COVID-19 and the rising cost of living on transport-related social exclusion.
  • How transport policy, strategy, and investment can act to deliver a more equal and inclusive transport system.