Central Christchurch Transport Safety In Question [1]

This is the first of three parts taking an indepth look at the lack of focus on transport safety in Christchurch, more particularly the centre of the city, and how this has been influenced over the past decade more especially. Christchurch is in the position unlike other cities recently of having had its local council’s… Continue reading Central Christchurch Transport Safety In Question [1]

Roundabout Design Safety Issues In Halswell Junction Road, Christchurch

A newspaper report in Christchurch highlights possible design issues in Halswell Junction Road. The video clip supplied shows that the incident in question took place at the roundabout at the intersection of Halswell Junction Road and Alvaston Drive / Hamill Drive. This was originally a T intersection as seen in this 2011 aerial view. Google… Continue reading Roundabout Design Safety Issues In Halswell Junction Road, Christchurch

Hornby High School Faces Traffic Safety Issues

This issue has been rolling for several years. Students at Hornby High School, which is located near the corner of State Highway 1 and Waterloo Road, are naturally concerned about high volumes of traffic on these roads, particularly heavy trucks. Currently an aggravating problem is the close proximity to State Highway 1, which is still… Continue reading Hornby High School Faces Traffic Safety Issues