Transport Committee to investigate hard-shoulder-running on motorways


The Transport Select Committee has launched an inquiry into the effectiveness of all-lane running on England’s motorways. Several all-lane running motorway schemes in sections of the M1, M4, M5, M6, M42 and M62 are in operation either as part of a managed motorway, or with the hard shoulder used as a full-time lane. The committee said the use of all-lane running looks set to expand and it would therefore like to evaluate the evidence generated to date on the experiences […]