Smart Motorways

smart motorways

AA crews instructed not to stop on smart mo...

Jan 27, 2020Comments off

Following recent media coverage, the AA has confirmed its patrols are told not to stop on smart motorways – but says it is not alone

Smart motorways to be reviewed over safety ...

Oct 25, 2019Comments off

Transport Secretary, Grant Shapps, announced to MPs* that an urgent review into the safety concerns over smart motorways, and has called for recommendations to be

New look emergency areas planned for Yorksh...

Sep 27, 2019Comments off

Emergency areas on key Yorkshire motorways are being enhanced to make them more visible for drivers. The new look emergency areas have a bright orange

Recovery operators demand greater protectio...

Aug 02, 2019Comments off

Campaigners from the roadside recovery industry today claimed new government figures on motorway breakdowns have significantly bolstered the case for increased protections for roadside rescue

New style roadworks cut disruption for driv...

Apr 12, 2019Comments off

A new approach to motorway roadworks is reaping rewards for drivers. Highways England has changed the way it is working on two motorway upgrades –

Smart motorways will increase need for regu...

Jan 29, 2019Comments off

The growing number of smart motorways across the UK which rely on Advanced Traffic Management (ATMs) system cameras will increase the need for regular driver

MPs call for end to smart motorway rollout

Jan 02, 2019Comments off

The rollout of smart motorways – where the hard shoulder is converted into a fourth lane – should be stopped, a group of MPs says.

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