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My husband fell

Reported via desktop in the Road, Pavement and PROW Issues category anonymously at 20:07, Monday 25 April 2022

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later

On Saturday 23rd my husband was walking down our road Alpine Copse BR1 2AW ans was turning into Merewood, he tripped on one of the many cracked and raised and broken pavements in our road and also in Merewood. You really need to send someone out to look, my sister when she walks up to see me , walks in the road for safety in Merewood and Alpine copse. The pavements are really bad, many many are broken ..some raised (which is how he fell) He really did cut himself on both hands elbows and knees. I am amazed he didnt break something. bad, I have taken loads of photos but can only seem to attach 3. Please come and look as next time someone might be very seriously hurt and I am sure you dont want that!

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  • Thank you for your report, this is now being investigated. Information on our services and the timeframes we aim to respond in can be found: http://www.bromley.gov.uk/ fixservices

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 20:07, Monday 25 April 2022

  • Our contractor has been notified to take the appropriate action.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 13:30, Tuesday 26 April 2022

  • Resident has called back to advise some white spray has appeared on the pavement in Merewood Road. Wondered if this are due to the report. Resident advised the issue is also in Alpine Copse on either side and needs to be repaired. Resident have to walk on the road for fear of tripping again. Please can we advise further.

    Posted anonymously at 09:51, Tuesday 3 May 2022

  • Works raised at time of inspection remain outstanding with our contractors and are awaiting completion. The investigatory levels for repair in the footway are trips of 20mm or above, or if the slabs are loose and rocking severely. Paving is not replaced if just cracked. In the Carriageway it is for localised immediate vertical deflections measuring 30mm deep or more in the trafficked directions. This does not mean that all defects that reach this level will be repaired, just that they may be considered for repair.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 09:10, Tuesday 10 May 2022

  • Resident said is not happy with the response as she said her husband fell and the paving slabs are sticking up and also the carriageway is cracking up. she is not happy that alpine copse is not being repaired as that is as bad s her husband fell and hurt himself. she does not accept that alpine copse is not going to be done as both sides are bad and would like it to be investigated again and please can you you respond to the residnet why alpine copse is not being done. he fell on the right hand side of alpine copse

    Posted anonymously at 12:44, Friday 13 May 2022

  • We ask that new and separate occurrences of issues are logged as new reports to avoid conflicting information or updates and ensure the information is passed promptly to our teams and contractors. Please log the issue via https://fix.bromley.gov.uk as a new report using the map marker and description to detail where the issue is located. Please note that if the location you wish to mark is already occupied by a pin, you can hide the map pins via the button in the bottom left or you can click a nearby free section of the map to drop your green reporting pin so that all other yellow pins indicating existing reports disappear, you can then click and drag your green pin to the correct location and continue submitting your report.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 10:24, Tuesday 17 May 2022

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 07:50, Monday 6 June 2022

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