Plans for smart motorways 'blatantly ignore' safety concerns, say MPs

Plans for smart motorways 'blatantly ignore' safety concerns, say MPs

Commons committee says government has ignored its concerns over conversion of hard shoulders into extra traffic lanes

Ministers are “blatantly ignoring” safety concerns about smart motorways, according to MPs.

The Commons transport select committee said the government had rejected the principal recommendations of its critical report into the conversion of hard shoulders into extra traffic lanes.

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Source: Guardian Transport

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