28 May 2020 - The Importance of Site Specific Risk Assessments as we begin to move out of the COVID-19 lockdown - Statement from SRWC

The Scottish Road Works Commissioner has issued a statement, giving advice on the importance of Site Specific Risk Assessments as we begin to move out of the COVID-19 lockdown.

A copy can be downloaded here;


If you require any further clarity on the content of the attached please contact enquiries@roadworks.scot. The SRWC team are all working from home and your enquiry will be answered as soon as possible.

If your organisation is experiencing a particular difficulty with another organisation which you consider to be unreasonable, please contact the SRWC providing evidence of the issue by email to enquiries@roadworks.scot.

Note to Editors

Angus Carmichael took up the post of Scottish Road Works Commissioner in September 2015 and has over 40 years experience in this sector.

The post of Commissioner was established under the Transport (Scotland) Act 2005 to improve the planning, co-ordination and quality of road works throughout Scotland. The Commissioner monitors performance and promotes good practice across both utility companies and roads authorities (Councils for local roads and Transport Scotland for the trunk road network).


Office of the Scottish Road Works Commissioner

Tel: 0131 244 9936