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Britain's Killer Motorways?

Reporter Richard Bilton looks at 'smart' motorways, where the hard shoulder is turned into a live lane, and asks how safe they really are.

What would you do if your car broke down on a motorway with no hard shoulder? Many experts think you would be in danger. Hundreds of miles of motorways are being made 'smart' - turning a hard shoulder into a live lane. Reporter Richard Bilton speaks to the families of crash victims and asks whether Britain’s motorways are becoming death traps.

29 minutes


Role Contributor
Reporter Richard Bilton
Producer Steve Anderson
Producer Tosca Barnes
Executive Producer Andrew Head
Editor Rachel Jupp