National Highway Sector Scheme

C R MacDonald Ltd are pleased to announce the achievement of accreditation to the National Highway Sector Scheme (NHSS). We have been certified under Sector Scheme 7, 16 and 30. This has been the culmination of lots of hard work and training for our operatives. We believe this accomplishment re-enforces the dedication we have as […]

Why Potholes Are Dangerous for Motorists

Although councils across England have increased their spending on pothole repairs and road maintenance, they are still a major issue throughout the UK especially for motorists, causing a potential safety hazard. Potholes occur with severe winter weather when expansion and contraction of water takes place after entering the ground under a road or pavement. If […]

Councils Granted £148m for Pothole Repairs

Many motorists are only too familiar with the problems and inconvenience caused by potholes in the roads. In addition, an increasing number of local councils are also becoming familiar with compensation claims for the damage caused by them, in cases of neglect.

Motorists’ Damage Claims Rise Amid Pothole Crisis

The weather is not great for any vehicle, we all know that – but another danger presents itself when budget-conscious and financially-strapped councils fall behind on road repairs too. This problem is especially exacerbated when we are coming out of winter, when our roads have been subject to freezing conditions, snow and sleet, and shovelfuls […]