Bridge Strikes

A large HGV stuck under a bridge

Traffic commissioners question whether some...

Nov 23, 2021No Comments

Commercial fleet operators are being warned satnav systems need to be fit for purpose following the latest bridge strike data being published by Network Rail.

A large HGV stuck under a bridge

Network Rail urges lorry drivers to ‘...

Nov 16, 2021No Comments

Network Rail has revealed the most-struck railway bridges in the country as it relaunches its ‘Wise Up, Size Up’ campaign, reminding lorry drivers and haulage

Bridge Strikes

New ‘most-bashed bridge in Britain’ rev...

Nov 09, 2020Comments off

With the Black Friday and Christmas rush around the corner and more large vehicles expected on Britain’s roads, Network Rail has revealed the most-struck bridges

Lorry drivers warned after repeated bridge ...

Jun 12, 2019Comments off

Network Rail today warned lorry drivers to always know the height of their vehicles after repeated bridge strikes forced a road in Birmingham to close

Average bridge strikes hits ‘five a d...

Oct 18, 2018Comments off

An average of five striking incidents happens across the country every day, costing millions of pounds of damage and major delays and disruption to trains,