Speed Sign Report – 2 January 2019

Speed Sign Report – 2 January 2019

The report below is produced from the data recorded by the signs. There are two different types of report formats as we are using two different types of sign from different manufacturers.

The Report is from the 3 December 2018 – 2 January 2019.

Data Analysis

Holywell – A192 The Paddock (30 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 29.3 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 33 MPH.

Holywell – Elsdon Avenue Shops (20 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 20 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 25 MPH.

New Hartley – Bristol Street (20 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 23.2 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 28 MPH.

New Hartley – St Michael’s Avenue (20 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 21 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 26 MPH.

Seaton Delaval – A190 Avenue Head (30 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 33 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 41 MPH.

Seaton Delaval – A190 Coty Factory (30 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 29 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 33 MPH.

Seaton Sluice – A193 Links Road (30 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 29 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 32 MPH.

Seaton Sluice – B1325 Hartley Lane (30 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 28.7 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 36 MPH.

Seghill – A190 Annitsford Road (30 MPH Speed Limit) – The average speed of vehicles passing this sign is 35.9 MPH. 85% of vehicles are travelling up to or slower than 45 MPH.

Conclusion

The reports show that a majority of drivers are observing the speed limits and average speed is below the enforceable limit. In locations where the speed limit is 20 MPH, this speed reduction has resulted in drivers reducing their average speeds.

This report is shared with Northumbria Police.