Highways England

Legislation & Regulation

Further clarity on Highway Code changes

The Highway Code will be updated later this year. There will be new guidance to improve road safety for cyclists,…

Legislation & Regulation

Litter louts and lay-byes

The motto ‘Keep Britain Tidy’ appears to be a road sign lost on some drivers. Every year, around 30 million…

Road Safety

Fine tailgaters

  Highways England trialling new roadside cameras on the M1 that measures the distance between two cars  Motorists caught tailgating…

Technology & Innovation

Moisturising roads

Highways England and local authorities are on the look out for low cost remedies to damaged skin. Potholes, cracks and…

Legislation & Regulation

Leftfield advice for motorway users

Highways England has launched a new campaign advising drivers to ‘go left’ if they break down on the motorway. The…

Legislation & Regulation

Rubbish CCTV cameras

Littering motorists are set to be placed in the sin bin thanks to new roadside camera technology. From next month,…

Road Safety

‘X’ offenders go unpunished

Smart motorways seem to be the road safety nightmare that just keeps on giving. It how now been admitted that…

Road Safety

Smart motorways highlight further failings

The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has been asked to consider a charge of corporate manslaughter for Highways England following the…

Road Safety

Is a major review in to smart motorways well overdue?

Smart motorways are “inherently unsafe and dangerous and should be abandoned”. This is the view  of police and crime commissioner…