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This junction needs a convex mirror on a post as it is dangerous to cyclists and there has recently been a collision here.

Reported via desktop in the Road Signage category anonymously at 09:28, Thu 21 October 2021

Sent to Bristol City Council less than a minute later

I use this two-way cycle every day, to get to work. Cycling up Hartcliffe Way is not so much of an issue at this junction, but cycling down IS. I have been hit by a motorist once before (at the junction slightly further along the road, just past the fire station) and needed a new front wheel following the incident. The junction at Honeyfield Business Park is far more dangerous, because of the oblique angle to the main road, at Hartcliffe Way. Motorists NEVER look left to check to see if cyclists are coming down the cycle path. Perhaps this is why the collision happened there (see photo) earlier this month? If there was a convex mirror on a high post at this junction, it would reduce the danger to cyclists and it would give motorists the confidence to pull out safely onto Hartcliffe Way.

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 09:28, Thu 21 October 2021

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

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 11:06, Tue 7 December 2021

  • This enquiry has been referred to another team for action. They will provide further updates on the issue in due course.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 12:30, Friday 8 July 2022

  • This Fix My Street enquiry has been automatically closed.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 00:05, Friday 29 July 2022

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location. Please reference 3075692 in your new report if it is an update on this one.