The public needs urgent education about how to use smart motorways safely, says watchdog


 

Highways England must raise the visibility of smart motorway emergency refuge areas “as soon as possible” and educate drivers on what the Red X sign means, according to Transport Focus. The call follows a  survey from the transport watchdog , published this week, which found low level driver awareness of the existence of refuge areas on all lane running schemes. It also found driver uncertainty about what to do if they break down in these areas, and poor understanding of […]