Widow of man killed in HGV crash on smart motorway slams proposed changes to Highway Code


 

Proposed changes to the Highway Code, which include guidance on how smart motorways operate, have been criticised by the widow of a man killed by an HGV on the M1. A consultation into the changes by Highways England was launched following the publication of an 18-point action plan last year to make the controversial traffic measure safer. Changes in the Highway Code include additional guidance on the availability, appearance and use of emergency areas; the use of variable speed limits […]