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Reporting Our Performance

Reporting Our Performance

The Roads, Traffic and Transportation department is committed to providing best value for residents and users of our transport network. We want to share with our customers and partners how well we are doing in meeting our key performance measures and standards.

Customer Service

 2010/112011/122012/132013/14
% of customer enquiries/requests through the Roads Management System closed off within 10 working days979796.3693.24
% of abnormal load notifications dealt within 10 working days100100100100
Total number of enquiries received under the Freedom of Information Act26265066

Road Safety

In June 2009 The Scottish Government published 'Go Safe on Scotland's Roads - It's Everyone's Responsibility'. This document sets out the Scottish Road Safety Framework to 2020 and a vision that there will be "A steady reduction in the numbers of those killed and those seriously injured, with the ultimate vision of a future where no-one is killed on Scotland's roads, and the injury rate is much reduced." The Scottish Road Safety Targets are set against a baseline of the average Scottish figures for 2004 - 2008. Clackmannanshire Council has made good progress in helping to achieve these, the most recent road safety figures are shown in the table below.

  Number of Casualties
Severity2015 Reduction2004 - 2008 Average2010 - 2014Average2015 Target
People Killed30%20.81.4
People Seriously Injured43%20.813.811.9
Children (aged <16) Killed35%0.200.13
Children (aged <16) Seriously Injured50%3.41.81.7
People Slightly Injured10%94.478.285.0

Street Lighting

The Council has responsibility for maintaining the areas 9000 lighting columns. The Council aims to respond to lamp outages within 5 working days. The table below shows the current performance indicators for street lighting.

 2010/112011/122012/132013/14
% repairs within 7 days88.8592.693.194.41
Average time (days) taken to repair4.64.234.164.01
% of street lights not working as planned on any one evening1.071.110.97.05*

* Service stopped night scouting in 2013/14 - figure is estimated using SCOTS guidance.

Road Maintenance

In 2010, Audit Scotland agreed a targeted approach to following-up a small number of performance audit reports each year to promote local impact. One of the reports selected for targeted follow-up in 2011/12 is Maintaining Scotland's roads: a follow-up report, which was published in February 2011.

The aim of the follow-up work was to assess the progress the Council has made in improving its management of road maintenance, focusing on road asset management planning, performance management and maximising value for money.

A performance audit was carried out in May / June 2012. The report below:- 'Maintaining Scotland's roads: Targeted follow-up audit' outlines our progress.

For Further Information Contact

Roads, Traffic & Transportation
Kilncraigs, Greenside Street, Alloa, FK10 1EB
Tel: 01259 450000
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