Search

Reader Letter - There’s an easy answer to NDR problems

PUBLISHED: 10:16 28 October 2018 | UPDATED: 13:44 28 October 2018

There has been 15 crashes resulting in an injury on the Broadland Northway since it opened. Pic: Lauren De Boise.

There has been 15 crashes resulting in an injury on the Broadland Northway since it opened. Pic: Lauren De Boise.

Archant

One reader thinks they know how to improve the infamous NDR roundabouts - what do you think?

MORE: Instructor to host free training on how to navigate NDR roundabouts



Having recently travelled on the NDR for the first time it struck me that the roundabouts are not sufficiently visible as you approach them.

MORE:
Car drives wrong way down the A47

They have very low mounding and no planting. This may explain why some drivers are not slowing down early enough.

MORE: Up to 74,000 deer-related road accidents expected this year: Here’s how to avoid a crash

For high speed roads, roundabouts need higher mounding and planting of trees etc to make their presence more obvious.

This could more easily have been achieved during construction!

MORE: 15 ‘personal injury’ crashes on NDR since its opening: This is how they happened



Do you agree with our reader letter? Is there another way to improve the NDR roundabouts? Leave your reply in the comments below or write to us at edpletters@archant.co.uk

Most Read

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Latest from the EDP

Show Job Lists

Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 6°C

min temp: 2°C

Listen to the latest weather forecast