Stop the Slide..

During wet conditions, the skidding resistance of road surfaces is of particular concern as this is when the risk of accidents is greatest.

Highway authorities have a statutory requirement to provide a duty of care in maintaining the safe passage to users of all highways which are maintainable at public expense.

Wilson Pym May are the UK’s most experienced team in investigating sites of low skid resistance.

..address the Risk

slippery road sign

Why Choose Us?

Experienced Pavement Engineers

Our extensive asset register knowledge enables us to give expert advice in the examination and collection of data using the latest data collecting and management techniques.

Consistent Reporting

At Wilson Pym May, our advice and services are based upon actual experience gained as practitioners, therefore we can turn best practice guidance into practical solutions.

Risk Management

At Wilson Pym May, our advice and services are based upon actual experience gained as practitioners, therefore we can turn best practice guidance into practical solutions.

Robust Audit Trail

Wilson Pym May can assist in the creation, implementation and updating of asset management plans, asset valuation and life cycle planning.

Value Engineering

We have experience across the full highways maintenance market sector.

Policy and Materials Advice

We have experience across the full highways maintenance market sector.

Did you know?

The percentage length of main roads requiring further investigation in 2014-16?
County Councils (5965km) 24%
Unitary Authorities (2825km) 23%
Metropolitan areas (1433km) 28%
London Boroughs (1456km) 45%
Trunk 'A' Roads (2079km) 26%

DATA SOURCE: Department for Transport statistics published March 2017

The number of skidding related accidents in England for 2011 was 24,165?

The cost to the Economy as a result of these accidents was over £2 billion?

25% of skidding related accidents result in Serious or Fatal injury?

DATA SOURCE: Department for Transport statistics published  March 2012

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