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 […]
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 […]
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The number of potholes appearing on Britain’s roads has been rising at a disturbing rate in recent years. As a consequence, motorists are at greater risk, and their vehicles are more likely to get damaged. In the UK in 2010, almost 40% of motorists had to resort to evasive action when confronted by a pothole, […]
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.
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 […]