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Traffic lights are dangerous

Reported via desktop in the General Fault category anonymously at 17:19, Thursday 22 April 2021

Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS2686190.

I am writing regarding the lights on Shaftesbury Avenue as I think they are very dangerous for pedestrians. There are 2 sets of lights, one for turning left and one for straight ahead/turn right. The way the lights are positioned if you are walking towards lower road means you cannot see them properly to make out if it is safe to cross and as there is a delay with the left turn changing first you could be half way into the road and nearly get run. see below view from streetmap to get better idea of what it's like https://www.google.com/ maps/ @51.5691101,-0.3475139,3a,75y,90t/ data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1scCTLStji9RTyQLvxJUkoWw!2e0!7i16384!8i8192?ucbcb=1

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  • Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. It is much appreciated. It was investigated by our team and regrettably we are unable to resolve it through Streetcare. In light of this, you may wish to contact our customer services team on 0343 222 1234, or by using this web form https://tfl.gov.uk/ help-and-contact/ contact-us-about-streets-and-other-road-issues , who will be able to help you with this query

    State changed to: Internal referral

    Posted by TfL at 17:15, Wednesday 28 April 2021

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