George B
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Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road

Started this discussion. Last reply by George B Nov 15. 14 Replies

ATLM has been installed by Department of Transport, Planning & Infrastructure (DPTI) along the edges of the Main South Rd over Sellicks Hill. ATLMs are raised thermoplastic bars around 150mm long…Continue

 

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George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Thanks for a good suggestion Rob.Had a look & found the DPTI facebook page & where I selected posts to gethttps://www.facebook.com/pg/DPTISA/posts/?ref=page_internalI posted slightly modified version of my first post in this…"
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Rob Wood replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"All good, important to let them know. I have had good experienced with DPTI facebook messenger in the past, I never used to get a response from the normal online form."
Nov 15
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George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Yes Rob, I did ring & speak to a DPTI cycling & pedestrian group member back in July after I first came across them. Yesterday I made a complaint to DPTI using their Complant/Compliments Form see…"
Nov 14
Rob Wood replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Out of interest has anyone actually contacted DPTI with this information?"
Nov 14
rossmg replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"@George @Baron - clearly then the ATLM is in the wrong place - it needs to be fixed."
Nov 14
George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Would absolutely agree Baron. Certainly not a very sleep inducing stretch of road and less dangerous than most sections if you do leave the road. The biggest danger is not crossing the edge line but crossing the centerline.  This is where a…"
Nov 13
George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Good spotting Norm. Re shoulder width, I did wonder just how we measure a shoulder.Did find in DPTI pavement manual as linked to by Heather, above on page C1All markings are dimensioned centre to centre & an example of measuring lane width. Thus…"
Nov 13
George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Afraid really not sure Greg. I am hopeful that my post will raise cyclist's awareness & hopefully BISA or others will will make clear their unhappiness to DPTI, police & local members. I did ring & speak to a DPTI cycling &…"
Nov 13
Baron Von Thierry replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"I thought it a particularly silly place to have the markings...  safety rail one side, hill on the other, no trees around - those nearer the top of the hill are all behind barriers..  but particularly, it's a scenic, windy bit of…"
Nov 13
Norm replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"George hi, I was over Sellicks about 10 days ago and thought exactly the same, great for safety to wake up a drowsy driver and stop them hitting a tree but really bad idea for cyclists riding up the hill as there is nowhere to get off the main road…"
Nov 13
Greg Hyde replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Is anything likely to happen if we jump up and down? or is it fait de compli Can we prevent it from happening on other roads or is there no announcement that this is going to be done?"
Nov 13
George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Thanks Heather :-)"
Nov 13

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At 10:52 on November 15, 2017, heather said…

Hi George,
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At 22:20 on May 30, 2016, heather said…

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