17 May 2021 | Innovation | Collaboration

Webinar on safety inspections available to watch on demand

A webinar delivered by the Local Council Roads Innovation Group (LCRIG) in association with Gaist that looked at how councils can advance their safety inspections is now available to watch on demand.

First aired on 12 May, LCRIG content director Alec Peachey chaired the event which was entitled ‘Advancing safety inspections: the case for change‘.

The event featured the following panellists:

  • Christina Liassides, Senior Consultant – Professional Services, Gaist 
  • Nick Pates, Team Manager, Highway Maintenance at Bristol City Council 
  • Paul Boss, Chief Executive, Road Surface Treatments Association (RSTA) 
  • Steve Spender, Chief Executive, Institute of Highway Engineers (IHE)  

The Local Council Roads Innovation Group (LCRIG) partnered with Gaist to deliver the event, which covered a number of subject areas including: moving away from traditional approaches to highways safety inspections; how to help highway inspectors through technological advances; the importance of data when countering claims: reaping wider rewards through an innovative approach; and why safety will always be key. 

If you missed the broadcast or want to watch again, you can watch it below.