Condition of road M5 south Bound Between Junctions 26-27

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Dear Highways Agency,

Under the general requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I would be grateful if you would provide the following information in relation to the M5 Southbound, near Marker post 225.4 Junctions 26-27

Please provide;

Dates of all safety inspections undertaken on the carriageway from;

January 2011 until December 2012.
Details of all carriageway defects identified during safety
inspections from January 2011 until December 2012.
Details of how carriageway safety inspections are undertaken,including whether walked or driven, the speed of the inspection
vehicle and the number of persons in the vehicle.
The intended frequency of carriageway safety inspections.
Details of all complaints and/or enquiries relating to the
carriageway, received in the two years preceding 14/06/2012.
The hierarchy classification.
The road/section number.
The defect intervention criteria adopted in relation to the
identification of all categories of carriageway potholes.
The time period(s) adopted between identification and repair (temporary and permanent) of all categories of carriageway defects.
Whether or not the authority has formally adopted all or part of the standards contained within the national code of practice for highways maintenance management.

Yours faithfully,


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