Tag / RAC Pothole Index
Press Releases • Jan 26, 2018 00:01 GMT
RAC patrols attended 11% more breakdowns that could be attributed to potholes in the last quarter of 2017 than in the same period in 2016, according to new data used to compile the RAC’s Pothole Index.
Press Releases • Aug 01, 2017 00:01 BST
RAC patrols dealt with more pothole pothole-related call-outs in Q2 2017 than in the same period in 2016, attending 3,565 motorists whose vehicles had suffered broken suspension springs, damaged shock absorbers or distorted wheels. Condition of UK roads still vulnerable to extreme weather
Condition of local roads on a knife-edge as RAC sees surprise increase in first quarter pothole-related breakdowns
Press Releases • May 15, 2017 00:01 BST
The RAC’s familiar orange patrols attended 63% more pothole-related breakdowns in the first quarter of 2017 than they did over the same period in in 2016
News • Feb 21, 2017 11:42 GMT
We welcome the call to address the national disgrace of potholes. However, the suggestion that bigger lorries are a major factor in the surge of potholes is something of a red herring.
Press Releases • Jan 16, 2017 00:01 GMT
The number of pothole-related breakdowns attended by RAC patrols from October to December 2016 gave rise to the first fourth quarter increase in this type of problem since 2013.
Press Releases • Jul 30, 2016 00:01 BST
Data of the RAC’s pothole-related call-outs provides strong evidence that the quality of Britain’s roads has deteriorated