The first to offer the Mobile Light Arrow and Mobile Red X to the UK market, we pride ourselves on providing quality traffic management systems at the best value.
Safety and protection of road work forces is what drives Highway Care to continually evolve traffic management products, such as the Lorry Mounted Crash Cushion.
As part of our commitment to customers, we are able to offer warranties and can offer service and aftercare packages on certain products, including the Mobile Light Arrow and Lorry Mounted Crash Cushion.
Our service support includes round-the-clock breakdown assistance with 93% of all vehicles being attended within 90 minutes.
Timeline and History of Mobile Traffic Products
1988 First crash cushion sold
1991 Highway Care become the first private company to sell Lorry Mounted Crash Cushions (LMCC)
1995 Lorry Mounted Crash Cushions tested at the Transport Research Laboratory for the Highways Agency, passed at 50 mph
1995 First 60 mph LMCC introduced and tested to NCHRP 230
1996 First Light Arrow shown to Highways Agency, type approved in 1999 two years ahead of the competition
1998 First Pick-up mounted sign board introduced
2002 Safe Stop 90 first 100 kph pass
2002 First Vertical Light Arrow developed by Highway Care
2004 First Red ‘X’ developed for Highways Agency, type approved in 2006
2005 First PolVis trialled by Highways Agency, type approved in 2006
2017 ‘Next Gen’ Red ‘X’ signs authorised and approved by Highways Agency, making our system the ideal National Highway Sector Scheme 12C partner for mobile lane closure Traffic Management on motorways and other dual carriageways