Tree safety management (Guidance)

In recent years, there has been increasing concern over the risks posed to the public by falling trees and branches. A relatively small number of accidents involving fatalities and serious injuries have been prominently reported in the media. There have been a few high profile criminal prosecutions and civil cases arising. Yet the risk [...]

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Managing safety at lock sites

Locks are an integral part of navigation infrastructure. The issue of safety around locks is common to all navigation authorities who allow boaters to operate their structures themselves and permit access to other visitors, for example for viewing the boats or where footpaths cross lock gates. Each navigation authority is expected to consider the [...]

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