launch speed crackdown as 90% of drivers exceed 30mph limit
per cent of drivers passing a speed monitoring system in Berrow
have exceeded the 30mph limit, Burnham-On-Sea police said this
roadside device in the village has revealed the shock statistic
over the course of several days.
from Burnham Police have this week warned motorists that extra
speed checks are to be carried out during coming weeks in response
to the results, with action taken against those breaking the limit.
aware of a problem here and will be running an operation targeting
speeding motorists in Berrow Road and Berrow's Coast Road,"
a police spokeswoman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
County Council installs the speed indicator devices (SIDs) along
roads where there are concerns about speeding.
devices display the speed of approaching vehicles and record the
information in order for councils and the police to assess the
need for targeted action.