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Smart Motorways – smart or dumb?

Money makes the world go around.   Money also impacts your safety.   The UK may have some of the safest roads in the world, but this should not detract from the fact that replacing a key safety feature of motorways, namely, the hard shoulder with an emergency refuge area (ERA) on Smart Motorways up to one and a half miles from you must be considered one of the dumbest ideas which has been given the green light by Government. Smart motorways have had a lot of press coverage as the penny drops on the horror you could face if your car...