M25 & Litter Warning

Reported by ‘Clean Highways‘: M25 – warning notice issued over litter Alerted by  David Adam’s article in the Guardian about  CleanHighways’ M40 campaign James Miller from Newton Abbott has now issued  his own  Warning Notice the Secretary of State for Transport. James had been appalled by the littered state of certain sections of the  M25 and M3.  His complaints to […]

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Kier Claim Costs Correction

Kier Highways Ltd & England Highways Co. Ltd. appear keen to ensure information is kept from Third Parties (drivers, fleets & insurers).  Why? Because, we would suggest, if Third Parties knew what charges should be presented they would understand: the pricing is haphazard, unreliable being charged for ‘pricing a claim’ is ironic they are being overcharged Highways England (HE) routinely […]

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Area 9 Claim Warning

Area 9 – if you receive an invoice that displays an hourly rate for an AIW at over £30, in particular if it is for £73.05 / hour and / or the AIW has been charged with a multiplier (after 5pm of 1.5x i.e. £100+? hour) – BEWARE!  Do AIW’s really cost that much and do they only work 8am to […]

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Highway Fires – lack of whose maintenance?

Fire Service statistics indicate 300 cars a day catch fire in the UK – over 100,000 / annum. The number will include arson. A fire on our highways often results in a resurfacing claim of £15,000+ . Highways England do not believe that ‘in the ordinary course of events, a properly maintained vehicle would spontaneously catch fire with no explanation; it […]

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