Contractor not using Chapter 8 vehicles to enter/exit/park in roadworks
Reported via desktop in the Roadworks (NH) category anonymously at 11:42, Thu 1 June 2023
Sent to National Highways less than a minute later.
FixMyStreet ref: 4618857.
Safety observation of contractor undertaking works on Saturday 27th May had a lane closure in along New Chester Road, northbound inside lane from junction with B5133 along New Chester Road.
Contractor was using non-chapter 8 vehicle for the works. The vehicle was a black estate car with the company logo on the doors but no reflective markings on side or rear of vehicle, no amber beacon and not marked "Highway Maintenance".
Thank you for contacting National Highways regarding roadworks at Hooton.
These works were not being carried out by National Highways, and we recommend you contact the local authority.
National Highways manage motorways and certain ‘A’ road trunks roads in England, all other roads are the responsibility local authorities. Contact details for local authorities can be found by using the search facility at: www.gov.uk/find-your-local-council.
State changed to: Closed
Posted by National Highways at 15:36, Fri 2 June 2023