A lot of finds were uncovered during the archaeological evaluation carried out for the M62 Junction 6 Improvement scheme so we thought it would be nice to provide an interactive website so you can see what we found.
The National Traffic Control Centre collects real-time information on road conditions
The Highways Agency aims to make more people aware of the dangers of walking or crossing our motorway. We have launched a poster and radio campaign aimed at 16-25yr olds. Hopefully with our hard hitting posters, our message will come across.
Find out about the history of roads and the work the Agency does to preserve archaeological remains.
Our traffic forecaster can help get you there quicker
01 Improving workforce health & safety
The National H&S Team’s purpose is the provision of timely, useful and authoritative advice to the business to enable successful health and safety management. The portfolio supports this by providing technical support and research to:
- Supporting the Traffic Officer Service in relation to the management of health and safety risks raised by management or through the trade union Whitley committee structure.
- Enabling the Agency to achieve its AFZ goal to be considered as an Exemplar Client in terms of our client and designer activities under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations. Assisting the business to ensure legal compliance and to move towards world class health and safety management in our policies, systems, operations, monitoring and audit activities.
|Automated cone laying trials||Research and Development||Completed|
|Daytime Conspicuity||Research and Development||Completed|
|Innovative Traffic Management Technique-Product Assessment||Proving/Field trials||Completed|
|Mobile lane closure phase 1||Research and Development||Current|
|Night Time Conspicuity||Research and Development||Completed|
|Quantified risk assessment for road worker safety||Research and Development||Current|
|RoWSaF Supp Contract||Research and Development||Current|
|RoWSaF Trials Team 2010-11||Research and Development||Current|
|Simplification of Temporary Traffic Management Signing||Research and Development||Current|
|Stability of Emergency Traffic Management Signs||Research and Development||Completed|
|VASID - Phase 2 Road trial||Proving/Field trials||Completed|