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Disability - Accessibility of the Strategic Road Network

This new publication details accessibility improvements for disabled customers. Published by Highways England this document sets out how, having surveyed and assessed all of the network facilities, it will take forward a programme to improve the existing infrastructure. For example, road improvement schemes now provide features such as:

  • Tactile paving;
  • Dropped kerbs; and,
  • Raising footways at bus stops

The document provides further information on Highways England's disability action plan and the range of improvement measures they are putting in place.

Hard copies can be obtained by contacting Highways England's Information Line on 0300 123 5000 or by e-mail on Please note that calls from landlines to 0300 numbers can cost up to 8p per minute but are free from some landline providers. Please check costs with your service provider.

 Although this publication has now been archived, please click on the link to download it as a PDF file.