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Dangerous cables sticking out of pavement

Reported via mobile in the Pavement Defect category anonymously at 13:56, Sat 14 November 2020

Sent to Bristol City Council 1 hour, 5 minutes later

There is a dangerous set of electrical cables that have come out of the pavement. These look unattended and also are trip hazards. They are outside number 25 + 27 Wathen Road. I have added photos to share to highlight the concerns.

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 13:56, Sat 14 November 2020

  • This issue is currently under investigation. We'll provide updates on the outcome as soon as we can.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:21, Mon 16 November 2020

  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 09:12, Thu 19 November 2020

  • This issue is currently under investigation. We'll provide updates on the outcome as soon as we can.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 12:54, Thu 19 November 2020

  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 13:01, Thu 19 November 2020

  • Hello, can you please provide an update to the next phase of works? It is dark early in the afternoon and the cables are dangerous. My partner is heavily pregnant and worried. Thanks.

    Posted anonymously at 15:50, Tue 1 December 2020

  • A citizen has provided a follow-up to the original enquiry.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 15:50, Tue 1 December 2020

  • This issue is currently under investigation. We'll provide updates on the outcome as soon as we can.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 11:41, Mon 7 December 2020

  • Please see attached a photograph of a food bin caught in the cables protruding out of the ground.

    These cables are left unattended and are dangerous.

    Posted anonymously at 21:17, Saturday 9 January 2021

  • A citizen has provided a follow-up to the original enquiry.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 21:17, Saturday 9 January 2021

  • We've investigated this issue and don't think any further action is needed at this time.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 09:18, Wednesday 24 February 2021

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location. Please reference 2387172 in your new report if it is an update on this one.