Everything tagged with construction

Blog post: Construction obstruction solution – the cycle tunnel

Construction obstruction solution – the cycle tunnel Road works and construction works can hazardous, obstructive and a massive inconvenience for cyclists. But with a little thought and imagination obstacles can be addressed and resolved...

Blog post: Construction Logistics Plans: safe working in a busy city

As part of its partnership work with TfL and the Construction Logistics and Community Safety (CLOCS) community LCC is looking at some of the innovative approaches to reducing road danger and improving safety implemented by CLOCS members.  En...

Blog post: Islington and Tower Hamlets CLOCking on to construction safety

Islington and Tower Hamlets signing up to the CLOCS safety standard for construction sites In response to a letter sent to him by LCC, the Mayor of Tower Hamlets, John Biggs and the cabinet member for transport in islington, Claudia Webbe, ...

Blog post: What you can do to make construction traffic safer in your borough

What you can do to make construction traffic safer in your borough Almost anywhere you look in London the cranes are proliferating. More than 450 tower blocks are in construction or in the pipeline, and the Mayor is aiming for a massive buildi...

Blog post: Nine Elms “better than Amsterdam”? Not likely!

Boris Johnson promised the Battersea and Nine Elms area would be “better than Amsterdam” for cycling, Lambeth’s Cycling Strategy says it aims to be the “most cycle friendly borough in London”, and TfL says "the prop...

Blog post: LCC, TfL & Tideway collaborate to keep Superhighway link open

Great news - LCC, TfL (including the award-winning Michael Barratt, Richard Whybrow, Paul Wilson and Luckman Agboola) and engineers at Tideway have collaborated on ensuring the cycling link is properly preserved between the North-South and East-...

Blog post: LCC challenges construction industry to adopt our Safer Urban Lorry to reduce lorry-cyclist deaths

The London Cycling Campaign has published pictures and video of its new Safer Urban Lorry design, and is calling on the construction industry to adopt similar vehicle designs to reduce the shocking number of lorry-cyclist fatalities. The Safer ...