Primary School Pupils in Hockley, Rayleigh, Hullbridge have carried out a traffic survey the results of which can be found here. Some of the results are quite amazing.
Outside Plumberow School for instance out of 266 vehicle movements 142 were found to be exceeding the speed limit with the top speed recorded at 50mph (in a 30mph zone).
Hullbridge drivers appear to be adverse to wearing seatbelts with 45 out of 194 vehicles having a driver not wearing one.
The survey has been done to highlight to drivers the dangers of speeding or using a mobile while driving and the damage these actions can cause. The survey gives some details of an accident at one of our local schools here