AIW Salary & Training Costs

Kier Highways Asset Inspection Watchmen earning basic £60,000 / year? In 2016, an internal email at Highways England stated:  If the hourly rate of an AIW increased by £20 / hour in or about 07/2014 and Highways England were paying no more than £24 / hr then and now, were they really paying just £4 / hour before 07/2014, or […]

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Appendix A to Annex 23 vs Reasonable Costs

10/10/2018 FoIA response @ WhatDoTheyKnow With regard to Appendix A to Annex 23 Tim Reardon, General Counsel for Highways England has written: In an attempt to close the matter down, can I underline the legal position in relation to Highways England’s entitlement to be recompensed for damage to its asset, the strategic road network: Where the damage is caused by the negligence […]

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Kier Vehicle Investigation

03/09/2018 – Following concerns we have raised since 2016 about Kier Highways Ltd (Kier) charging for vehicle registration marks (VRM’s) cited in claim papers that were not, or could not, used for attending incidents or undertaking repairs, Highways England’s Chief Executive is, almost 2 years later, investigating.  In an email copied to: Chris Grayling the Secretary of State for Transport Tom […]

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