The latest network queries circulated for this service are listed below.
If you would like more information about any of these queries or want to submit a response, please email Rob Bailey.
Network queries from previous years are available on the links at the bottom of the page.
RH0289 - Paid Advertising on bridges, verges and roundabouts - 18.04.18
A member authority is looking to sell advertising space on council
owned roundabouts, verges and bridges
Do you allow companies to advertise in this way?
Are you required to apply and pay for any of the following:
Are you limited to a specific size of advertisement?
What is a typical yearly cost to the advertiser?
RH0288 - Dedicated Highways Communications resources - 13.04.18
A member authority is reviewing the way the Highways Section
communicates with the public and others
They would like to learn from other authorities:
If so how many hrs are allocated to them?
Tweets / social media / other?
RH0287 - Highways Night Working Pay - 23.03.18
A member authority has increasingly moved cyclical and reactive
highways maintenance to night work over the past few years.
They are finding it challenging to attract and retain operatives as
their single status agreement does not cater for nights/pay
supplements/rest days etc.
They are interested to hear from other authorities who operate
highways maintenance over night.
What is the hourly rate of pay for operatives:
Have you recruited trainee traffic management operatives recently?
RH0286 - Pot Hole Fix & Repair - 12.02.18
A member authority is reviewing their approach to Pot Hole repairs
Please supply the following information:
RH0285 - Data on HAV relating to use of gulley suction pipes - 08.02.18
A member authority is looking for any reports or research which has
been carried out in relation to hand arm vibration regarding the use
of Gully waste tanker sucking pipes.
They would be interested in receiving any information on this
RH0284 - Changing response times and intervention levels as part of new highways code of practice review - 24.01.18
In light of the introduction of the New Code of Practice – Well
Managed Highway Infrastructure it is anticipated all Highway
Authorities will be well on the way to reviewing their current
processes and procedures in line with the new guidance with
particular regard to “hierarchies”.
This authority is interested in hearing whether other Highway
Authorities have, as a result of the review process:
If they have what response time have they proposed?
If they have what have they introduced?
They would appreciate seeing any related evidence used to justify
the changes proposed.
RH0283 - digital storage in highways inspection - 16.01.18
A member authority is investigating the adoption of a digital storage
system to capture inspections and issue defect tickets.
They wish to know:
Do you use a digital storage highways system for inspection and to
issue subsequent defect tickets?
If you do not use a digital storage system:
RH0282 - Use of drones – 08.01.18
A member authority is interested in any other Highways authority,
currently using drones for any of their work e.g. structural