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Roadworks with no advance warning signs

Reported in the Roadworks category anonymously at 00:55, Wednesday 29 April 2020

Sent to TfL 5 minutes later. TfL ref: FMS2099988.

Turning right from Lane 3 (of 4) of Telford Road (A406 Eastbound) into Lane 1 of Bowes Road (continuation of the A406) I almost immediately encountered a set of roadworks blocking Lane 1. The only warning of this was a vehicle with a flashing "Keep Right" arrow on the rear, with no signage present on the A406 before the junction.

As there was a vehicle in Lane 2 passing mine, I was forced to undertake an emergency stop to avoid colliding with the protection vehicle.

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  • Thank you for your report. This will now be investigated by our team, where possible and appropriate action will be taken. We will still try to update on the progress within 10 days, however in the current circumstances it may not be possible to do so while we focus on keeping our roads safe for critical workers as they to continue to support London

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by TfL at 09:27, Wednesday 29 April 2020

  • Thank you for taking the time to report this, this will be taken up with the contractors, the works have now been completed and all traffic management has since been removed from site. Should you need anything else please contact customer services on 0343 222 1234

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by TfL at 10:33, Thursday 30 April 2020

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