Man hole cover now sticking out of the hole and causing a dangerous obstruction
Reported in the Manhole Cover - Damaged (rocking or noisy) category anonymously at 10:59, Mon 7 September 2020
Sent to TfL less than a minute later.
TfL ref: FMS2282123.
The manhole at Bertha James Court has been noisy for months but it is now sticking out of the hole onto the road making it very dangerous. Traffic is having to go around it. Particularly dangerous for emergency vehicles travelling at speed.
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: In progress
Posted by TfL at 13:41, Mon 7 September 2020
Your report has been investigated and we have reported this to our contractors. If this confirmed as a safety issue it will be made safe within two hours. If owned by us we will carry out a permanent repair. If owned by others this will be passed to them for a permanent repair. Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. Should you need anything else or have any questions please contact customer services on 0343 222 1234