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Safety bridge

Reported via desktop in the Pavement/footpath issue category anonymously at 12:52, Tuesday 17 August 2021

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later

Afety fence on a bridge has been damaged - the fence has been pulled off and is sticking out into the pavement - no barrier but undergrowth to stop access through the fence onto the a38 below and caller is worried it is sticking out enough to potentially cause an accident

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  • Thank you for contacting Highways England concerning the damaged safety fence. We shall look into this issue and aim to provide a response by 31 August 2021.

    Can we please ask that you check back on this date for an update.

    Kind regards

    Highways England

    Posted by National Highways at 07:05, Friday 20 August 2021

  • Thank you for your patience whilst our inspector reviewed your report.

    One of our safety inspectors has visited the location and advised this has had a temporary repair made, and there is nothing immediate that’s causing any issues.

    We will continue to review this and will arrange any required work if the situation changes.

    If you require any further update on this issue our Customer Contact Centre is available 24 hours a day at:

    • 0300 123 5000


    Please quote 22024765 to discuss this matter further.

    Kind regards Highways England

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by National Highways at 13:15, Tuesday 31 August 2021

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