Highways England

Legislation & Regulation
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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
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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
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Fine tailgaters

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

Technology & Innovation
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Moisturising roads

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

Legislation & Regulation
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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
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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
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‘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
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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
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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…