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Resilience Interim Report

The interim report from the resilience workshop is now available to download. The workshop looked at four different areas: Understanding the diversity of users on the network and their needs; The role of information and communication in managing disruptions; The effectiveness of actions to adapt transport and non-transport services; and Understanding the social and economic impacts of such events. Key findings were clustered into six main areas including coordination, information, behavioural insights and economic impacts

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Resilience Interim Report

The interim report from the resilience workshop is now available to download. The workshop looked at four different areas: Understanding the diversity of users on the network and their needs; The role of information and communication in managing disruptions; The effectiveness of actions to adapt transport and non-transport services; and Understanding the social and economic impacts of such events. Key findings were clustered into six main areas including coordination, information, behavioural insights and economic impacts

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Department for Transport Resilience Review – Disruption Project Comments

This document ( Transport Resilience Review final ) contains a short response to the DfT’s Resilience Review Report. The document suggests the need to expand the framing of resilience. Whilst the infrastructural recommendations are certain to reduce the duration and severity of many extreme weather events, the absence of a clear understanding of the social response to disruption means that some potential solutions will be missed and some will be mistargeted.

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Department for Transport Resilience Review – Disruption Project Comments

This document ( Transport Resilience Review final ) contains a short response to the DfT’s Resilience Review Report. The document suggests the need to expand the framing of resilience. Whilst the infrastructural recommendations are certain to reduce the duration and severity of many extreme weather events, the absence of a clear understanding of the social response to disruption means that some potential solutions will be missed and some will be mistargeted.

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Floods stretch on – what are people doing to cope?

Friday 28th September Friday afternoon.

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Floods stretch on – what are people doing to cope?

Friday 28th September Friday afternoon.

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Flood update

Thursday 27th September Got up at 6:50 today to come in to work for my meeting this morning. Had to wade very slowly up the road – not quite the 8:00am peak when it is high tide

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Flood update

Thursday 27th September Got up at 6:50 today to come in to work for my meeting this morning. Had to wade very slowly up the road – not quite the 8:00am peak when it is high tide

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Flood update

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