Westcotec in Orkney

Westcotec have been working alongside Orkney Council to deliver a road safety initiative on the islands roads A working partnership between Westcotec and Orkney Council was established 18 months ago after a meeting which took place at the Scottish Road Safety Expo. The main criteria of the project was to reduce the speeds of vehicles […]

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Westcotec supporting Project Edward 2017

We are delighted to be able to support TISPOL’s Project Edward this year . TISPOL the European Road Policing Network is working across Europe to promote the vision of  reducing casualties on the roads EDWARD European Day Without A Road Death takes place on the 21st September this year and as the aim coincides fully […]

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A ‘FLIRst’ for Westcotec – Junction Safety Scheme

                            Westcotec have recently installed and commissioned the first junction safety scheme on the B6532 in Durham using FLIR detectors which use wireless communications to trigger 750mm staggered junction warning triangles with TURNING TRAFFIC and corner amber flashers. Paul Storey from Durham […]

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Staff CPD paves the way for the future

Sales and Technical representatives Olly Samways and Dom Grzyb from Westcotec have recently completed a two-day training course in Bruges, Belgium on the implementation of visual and thermal incident detection and traffic data collection. Westcotec have always been at the forefront of vehicle activated sign technology, pushing the boundaries of what is possible to reduce […]

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Westcotec at Road Safety GB 2016

One of our highlights on the exhibition calendar this year was the Road Safety GB Conference in Bristol during early November. The event was very well attended with road safety professionals from across the country and further afield making their way to Bristol for the two day event. We had a range of signs on display […]

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Horses and riders being kept safe by specialist signs

Horse riders in West Berkshire are being helped to cross busy rural road thanks to new traffic warning signs developed by a Norfolk technology company. Westcotec recently manufactured and installed two warning signs after concerns were raised about the poor visibility of horses and jockeys riding to and from the paddocks on Upper Lambourn Road. […]

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