The Highways Agency has launched a national awareness campaign designed to encourage drivers to slow down and take proper care in roadworks. The campaign, which includes a national radio advertising programme that began on Monday 21 October and runs into early November, is intended to drive down workplace accidents among construction workers, project managers and traffic officers. In 2012-2013, one Highways Agency employee was killed, 17 were seriously injured and 27 suffered injuries. There was a further fatality, 26 serious […]
Traffic congestion in London appears to be getting inexorably worse despite the London Congestion Charge, according to a new report.
Labour transport minister Richard Burden (pictured) has accused the government of washing its hands of the Strategic Road Network (SRN), following the creation of Highways England in April.
Brigade Electronics chairman and chief executive Chris Hanson-Abbott has called for the fitment of more safety systems on vehicles to be made mandatory, after being presented with an OBE for services to vehicle road safety.