Safety Barriers

Meeting: 
MQT on 2009-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2009
Reference: 
2009/3497
Question By: 
John Biggs
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Are you consulting with Boroughs before removing guard rails and safety barriers on the TfL road network?

Answer

Answer for Safety Barriers

Answer for Safety Barriers

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes - TfL consults the relevant Borough as a matter of course. There are also road safety audits before and after removal of guard railing, to ensure the decision to remove railings which do not provide a clear safety benefit are correct.