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Fears pothole repairs will not be finished by winter - Bucks Free Press

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Bucks Free Press

Fears pothole repairs will not be finished by winter
Bucks Free Press
Questions have been raised over whether the council will be able to fix all potholes across the county before winter – as the rate of repairs in June plummeted. Figures release by Bucks County Council (BCC) show highways teams failed to hit the two-day ...

Potholes could be history, thanks to vehicles of the future - Aberdeen Evening Express

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Aberdeen Evening Express

Potholes could be history, thanks to vehicles of the future
Aberdeen Evening Express
Jaguar Land Rover has joined forces with two British road authorities for a global research project that could see autonomous vehicles detecting and reporting potholes. The manufacturer, Transport for West Midlands and Transport Scotland will start ...

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Drones could spot and repair potholes thanks to this business near Notts - Nottinghamshire Live

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Nottinghamshire Live

Drones could spot and repair potholes thanks to this business near Notts
Nottinghamshire Live
A business close to Nottingham has created a printing technology that could one day play a key role in seeing potholes repaired by drones. Print-Rite Europe, which is based in Amber Drive, Langley Mill, has developed and manufactured a range of ...

Drones fitted with Derbyshire firm's 3D printers could help solve UK pothole problem - Derbyshire Live

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Derbyshire Live

Drones fitted with Derbyshire firm's 3D printers could help solve UK pothole problem
Derbyshire Live
Printing technology made by a Derbyshire firm is playing a key role in a project that could one day see potholes repaired by drones. Print-Rite Europe, based in Amber Drive, Langley Mill, develops and manufactures a range of printing products ...

MNS workers dig up footpath in Mumbai to protest against potholes - Economic Times

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Economic Times

MNS workers dig up footpath in Mumbai to protest against potholes
Economic Times
"A group of around 20 workers of the MNS gathered outside the Mantralaya around 3 am today and started digging up a footpath using spades and other tools to protest against the potholes on roads," a police official said. Taking actions against this ...
In Protest Against Mumbai Potholes, Raj Thackeray's Party Men Damage RoadNDTV
MNS members dig up pavement outside Mantralaya in protest against potholes in MumbaiIndia TV
Complaint filed to NHRC against potholes in MumbaiIndia Today
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'Pothole zapper' machine takes to the roads in and around Burton - Derbyshire Live

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Derbyshire Live

'Pothole zapper' machine takes to the roads in and around Burton
Derbyshire Live
As the rest of the country soaks up the sun in temperatures of up to 30C, pothole repair teams are hard at work 'zapping' roads in and around Burton to ease safety fears for drivers. Potholes can be extremely hazardous for motorists, with deep holes ...

'Pothole zapper' machine takes to the roads in and around Burton - Derbyshire Live

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Derbyshire Live

'Pothole zapper' machine takes to the roads in and around Burton
Derbyshire Live
As the rest of the country soaks up the sun in temperatures of up to 30C, pothole repair teams are hard at work 'zapping' roads in and around Burton to ease safety fears for drivers. Potholes can be extremely hazardous for motorists, with deep holes ...

Pothole battle isn't being won - 2BR

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Pothole battle isn't being won
2BR
Residents were told to make claims to the council for any damage caused by potholes. Earlier this year, Blackburn with Darwen Council received £178,365, while Lancashire County Council will be handed £2.39million to tackle problems caused by cold ...

Fix the pothole problem - The Hindu

Google News - 16 July 2018 - 7:46pm

The Hindu

Fix the pothole problem
The Hindu
A State-wise analysis of data pertaining to road crashes due to potholes reveals that Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra have maintained a fairly consistent record of being among the top four in road crashes, injuries and deaths ...
Potholes on Indian roads resulted in 3597 deaths during 2017 – Highest in the worldRushLane (blog)
News in Numbers: The death toll of pothole-related incidents is more than number of people killed by terror incidentsThe Indian Express

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Fill potholes of PWD roads in DK, Udupi, says Khader - Deccan Herald

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Deccan Herald

Fill potholes of PWD roads in DK, Udupi, says Khader
Deccan Herald
Speaking to media persons after a meeting of MLAs from Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts on Monday, he said the work on filling the potholes will commence from July 23. The recent rain has damaged 112 PWD roads in Dakshina Kannada and 119 ...

Pothole CRISIS: Pothole-related car breakdowns 'at a three-year high' - Express.co.uk

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Express.co.uk

Pothole CRISIS: Pothole-related car breakdowns 'at a three-year high'
Express.co.uk
Earlier this month the AA called for learner drivers to have to prove they can spot potholes to pass the driving test. Martin Tett, the Local Government Association's transport spokesman, said: "Councils are fixing a pothole every 21 seconds. "However ...
RAC sees pothole breakdowns hit 3-year springtime highRAC

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Pothole-related breakdowns 'at three-year high' - BBC News

Google News - 16 July 2018 - 12:18pm

BBC News

Pothole-related breakdowns 'at three-year high'
BBC News
The number of drivers breaking down after hitting potholes reached a three-year high between April and June, according to the RAC. The RAC reported a 15% rise from last year's second quarter in breakdowns caused by poor quality roads. The motoring ...
Theresa May urged to draw up emergency plans to fix the 4000 potholes on Britain's roadsThe Sun
Pothole breakdowns at three-year highMoneywise Magazine
Councils 'not winning the battle' with potholes, RAC claimsMotor1.com UK
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Video: Tips on how to avoid potholes - The Journal News | LoHud.com

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The Journal News | LoHud.com

Video: Tips on how to avoid potholes
The Journal News | LoHud.com
Angelo Letiza of South Nyack Automotive gives tips on how to avoid potholes at the shop on July 13, 2018. Video by Carucha L. Meuse Rockland/Westchester Journal News. by Taboola by Taboola. AD CONTENT. Mountain Khakis · Most Customers Wear ...

Potholes: The serial killer on road - Economic Times

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Economic Times

Potholes: The serial killer on road
Economic Times
The areas most prone to pothole development are where drainage is poor (particularly where roads dip, such as the trough under viaducts), where vehicular traffic is greatest – especially heavy vehicle traffic – and where poor maintenance allows small ...
Nearly 3600 people died due to potholes in 2017, Uttar Pradesh tops list with 987 deaths: TOIScroll.in
Pothole-riddled roads leave commuters in dismayBusiness Standard
Deaths due to pothole-related accidents rises 50% in 2017 to 3597: ReportMoneycontrol.com

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Potholes: The 'hateful but indispensable' devil that claimed almost 10 lives - Economic Times

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Potholes: The 'hateful but indispensable' devil that claimed almost 10 lives
Economic Times
The areas most prone to pothole development are where drainage is poor (particularly where roads dip, such as the trough under viaducts), where vehicular traffic is greatest – especially heavy vehicle traffic – and where poor maintenance allows small ...

Roads in Staffordshire Moorlands where potholes have been repaired - Stoke-on-Trent Live

Google News - 16 July 2018 - 9:18am

Stoke-on-Trent Live

Roads in Staffordshire Moorlands where potholes have been repaired
Stoke-on-Trent Live
Potholes are a perennial problem for many motorists - and Staffordshire County Council's repair teams who were left with 10,000 to tackle after a long winter. But council leader Philip Atkins has vowed that the authority "will get on top" of the ...

Councillor who complained about potholes highlights work of repair teams - Stoke-on-Trent Live

Google News - 16 July 2018 - 9:14am

Stoke-on-Trent Live

Councillor who complained about potholes highlights work of repair teams
Stoke-on-Trent Live
Summer holidays may be approaching for children and workers across the county but road repair teams are still out in force tackling thousands of potholes from the winter. And this month their work was highlighted by a county councillor who has ...

Potholes deadlier than terror attacks - Times of India

Google News - 16 July 2018 - 6:47am

Times of India

Potholes deadlier than terror attacks
Times of India
Potholes took a deadly toll in 2017, claiming almost 10 lives daily with annual fatalities in the country adding up to 3,597 - more than 50% rise over the previous year. In Maharashtra potholes-related deaths doubled to 726, disheartening evidence that ...

Drones pave the way forward in fight against potholes - The Star Online

Google News - 16 July 2018 - 1:24am

The Star Online

Drones pave the way forward in fight against potholes
The Star Online
That mood-ruining irritation felt by drivers after unexpectedly hitting a pothole may soon be a thing of the past, as researchers look to the skies to pave a new way forward. A research team at the University of Leeds in Britain is working on drones ...

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