Four manhole covers deeply sunk
Reported via desktop in the Manhole Cover - Damaged (rocking or noisy) category anonymously at 14:05, Wednesday 21 September 2022
Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS3838996.
A316 southbound. Lane 1.
FOUR LARGE MANHOLE COVERS DEEPLY SUNK. Manhole covers deeply sunk and not level with road surface. This is a safety hazard to all road users. Causes vehicles to jolt.
Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. It is much appreciated. This will now be investigated by our team and we will aim to update on progress within 10 days. If the issue you have reported is an emergency, we will aim to update you on progress within 24 hours
State changed to: In progress
Posted by TfL at 15:55, Wednesday 21 September 2022
Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. It is much appreciated. This has been investigated and we have now referred it to our contractors. If it is confirmed as a safety issue it will be made safe within two hours. If the manhole cover is owned by us, we will carry out a permanent repair at a later date. If it is owned by another company this will be passed to them for a permanent repair. Should you need anything else or have any questions, you may wish to contact our customer services team on 0343 222 1234
Please also be aware that, all Action Scheduled reports are automatically closed after 28 days. However, the fault will be fixed within this timescale, which may be sooner, or in a few cases take a little longer
State changed to: Action scheduled
Posted by TfL at 15:07, Wednesday 5 October 2022
Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. It is much appreciated. You will be pleased to know that our routine inspections had already picked up this issue and it has been resolved. Our routine inspections had already picked up this issue and it has been resolved.
State changed to: Fixed
Posted by TfL at 09:57, Thursday 6 October 2022
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.