Part of the council’s job is to keep public spaces safe and in good condition
Have you ever walked over broken or uneven paving slabs and thought “there’s an accident waiting to happen”?
Well, count yourself lucky as chances are, someone else won’t see it.
We tend to think of tripping on a loose or raised paving stone as something that happens to the elderly or frail – those who aren’t so steady on their feet. But the facts don’t bear this out.
Fortunately, tripping and falling on a broken or uneven pavement usually causes little more than a grazed knee and a bruised ego.… Read more