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14/11/2017 – Highways England investigates Kier ‘inflated claims’ allegations The full construction news article can be read by clicking here Highways England is investigating allegations that Kier made “inflated claims” to […]

Catching ‘distracted drivers’ is clearly doing little to prevent the issue.  It is time to do more! In a month that sees ‘Highways England targeting inappropriate driver behaviour‘ a ‘Football […]

Majority of drivers believe motorway traffic is getting worse …  Survey finds 61 per cent consider UK’s motorway network is worse than it was last year; responses tally with official […]

A minister has asked Highways England to improve the speed at which it re-opens sections of the strategic road network after incidents as new data suggests traffic jams on motorways […]

On  26/07/2017, Highways England were asked using the Freedom of Information Act: Q: is the contractor to who you have given Areas 6 and 8 involved in your investigation about corruption […]

Road Deaths; Careless Human Behaviour?

5-year road-fatality high. Government figures show that the number of people killed on British roads rose to 1792 in 2016, the highest figure since 2011. Neil Greig, IAM RoadSmart’s director […]

Following Highways Magazine obtaining the statement from Highways England (14/07/2017): ‘We take the suggestion that our suppliers may have submitted inflated claims for Crown property repairs very seriously and are […]