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

Started this discussion. Last reply by George B Jun 15. 27 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
"On BikeSA Grand Slam 3 from Williamstown we rode by a stretch of ATLMs on the Kersbrook Rd, from the roundabout at the One Tree Hill Rd intersection, on the left side as you headed up towards Kersbrook and stopping where the guardrail commenced.…"
Jun 15
George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Thanks Norm, Well done in your discussion. Hopefully will add further feedback to DPTI that ATLMs can only be used with care on wide shouldered roads with careful considerations of cyclists using the road."
Jun 15
Ian Radbone, BISA committee replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Thanks George, I'll pass this on to Paul. Ian"
Jun 15
Norm replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Did receive call and had a long discussion, not just Sellicks but the whole process.  Things covered  main roads rely upon the sweeping effect of high speed cars to keep roads clean with ATLM the cyclist is forced wider where there is less…"
Jun 15
George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Do agree with your lack of faith in DPTI Norm and also your concern on the lack of detail provided. Good luck with your inquiry & look forward to hearing the result.Also agree with your comments on cleaning gravel & rubbish from the shoulder…"
Jun 14
George B replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"I think it is terrific news that DTPI have agreed it fix the Sellicks Hill ATLMs at a cost of $60K.They may not completely fix them but will certainly improve the situation & DPTI should definitely be more cautious & considerate before…"
Jun 14
George B replied to burley's discussion Winston Avenue - New protuberances
"Afraid I dislike the protuberances immensely as are very anti cyclist. I feel we should object strongly.I don't believe they have anything to do with pedestrians crossing but were originally intended to stop vehicles driving in the parking…"
Jun 14
Norm replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"I have rang the number and left a message about it.  I suspect someone will call in the next day or so regarding my query.  Thanks for posting the response."
May 16
Norm replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"No, didn't run my finger over the screen to pick up the fact that the bold text was a HTML link. I have now, question remains, the letter stated that some possible asphalt treatment will fix it?  hmm there is at least one section going up…"
May 16
Baron Zuraw replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"We often cycle that way and its horrendous with the ATLMs"
May 16
Ian Radbone, BISA committee replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Hi Norm I notice that the letter I linked on the BISA post has a number you can ring to find out more beyond "construction of an asphaltic shoulder or overlaying the existing shoulder for a total of 1.16km".  I would ring the number…"
May 16
Norm replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Good morning Ian.      So we know how much! to fix, but what is the fix? and is it really a fix or a compromise?  If DPTI know the cost they obviously know what the action is they are undertaking. "
May 16
Ian Radbone, BISA committee replied to George B's discussion Audio Tactile Line Marking (ATLM) Dangerous on Main South Road
"Earlier this year BISA wrote to DPTI about the problem.  They've had a look at it and agreed to fix it, at a cost of $60,000 to next year's budget.  Thanks to Paul May for investigating and drafting the letter to DPTI's…"
May 15
George B replied to Ian Radbone, BISA committee's discussion Do you know of any compliant bollards in the Adelaide City Council?
"Absolutely agree Peter but they still keep erecting them.Officers from our local council, Alexandrina, seem to firmly believe the unnecessary bollards they erect must conform to "the" standard & do. Their bollards don't meet the…"
Apr 17
George B replied to Ian Radbone, BISA committee's discussion Do you know of any compliant bollards in the Adelaide City Council?
"What is the source of the table above describing a compliant bollard?Pretty well all bollards I see are non compliant & brand new bollards being erected are non compliant. I think we need to establish we have the correct rules & then supply…"
Apr 13
George B replied to Shane Sody's discussion Torrens LInear Path - Bicycle underpass at Hindmarsh, South Rd - re-opening DEC 15th after 6 months
"Great positive news Shane. Very well done. There will be a lot of users very happy to get back on the track again. Even if it’s only short term. It’s also good positive news that they they looking (and so they should) to provide an…"
Dec 2, 2017

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Mainly ride road around Southern Fleurieu often with my wife, GAD-BUG or the Coast Cruzers.

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