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The Cost Of Roadworks & Traffic Jams To Business

Drivers in the UK are wearyingly familiar with roadworks and temporary speed limits up and down the country. We all know the frustration it can cause. For some businesses relying on our roads to get from job to job and place to place, these holdups with their inevitable temporary speed limits can slow down their progression. This cuts down on the working day as they have to make allowance for traffic and disruptions caused by these inconveniences. As a side effect, traffic jams also increase emissions from cars. Continue reading

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Roadworks? Safety And Consideration First!

Roadworks are always inconvenient. By definition, they create a temporary traffic obstruction which means disruption and nuisance affecting all road users, and often pedestrians too. For drivers, motorcyclists and cyclists, roadworks can be the bane of their lives. Excess traffic due to roadworks can cause congestion, delays and diversions. Continue reading