Using railings to make roads safer for pedestrians (LTN 2/09)

How local authorities can use guardrails to stop pedestrians crossing roads at inappropriate places or accidentally walking into roads.


LTN 2/09 Pedestrian guardrailing

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This local transport note includes guidance for local authorities on:

  • the development of policy guidance on guardrails
  • how to assess if there’s a need for pedestrian guardrails
  • using an audit trail for decisions and actions taken on guardrail schemes
Published 15 April 2009