This may be disturbing but it surely is a crucial job
The Cambs Occasions information web site says the Skanska bodycams initiative will begin in Cambridgeshire, the place it’s chargeable for County Council roads, earlier than being prolonged to different contracts throughout the nation.
Skanska has signed a 10-year and £ 32 million street upkeep contract in Cambridgeshire.
Director of Enterprise John Birkenhead stated, "Regularly, the general public verbally abuses our employees each week, which is an issue that’s acknowledged by the trade as a complete. We had a number of instances of bodily violence and the place the employees needed to attempt to get out of the state of affairs. "
He added: "This appears to be an indictment of the society during which we stay when everyone seems to be in a rush and doesn’t need to be delayed for any motive, all of us have a job to do. and we simply must ask members of the general public to be affected person and perceive what we’re doing, not just for our security, but in addition for his or her security. "
It’s hoped that if motorists are knowledgeable that they’re being filmed, they won’t be so obnoxious.