Home » London speed humps 'so large they break law' Association News London speed humps 'so large they break law' November 7, 2008 Reprints No Comments After London officials refuse to reimburse motorists for car damage caused by speed "humps," the BBC sends a team of land surveyors to see if the humps are too high. David Williams, Motoring Editor29.10.08 An investigation has been launched into speed humps after claims that some are illegally large. Researchers for a TV documentary examined humps across Islington after a string of complaints from viewers. They claim to have found several that exceed the legal maximum height of 10cm. Motorists complain the humps are so big they are damaging their cars. Those who tried to claim compensation from Islington for damage to suspension and exhaust systems were refused. But now, after being confronted by the BBC's Inside Out London, the council has launched an inquiry to see if the researchers' findings are accurate. The BBC sent a team of land surveyors with laser measuring equipment to look at humps in three areas. To read the rest of the story, click to www.thisislondon.co.uk/standard/article-23579309-details/London+speed+humps+'so+large+they+break+law'/article.do Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to POB. Related Articles Mark your land so they understand So, Just What is The Sign Telling The Intrepid Surveyor? Crossing the Colorado Vietnam's Land Law Raises Status, Income and Security for Wives Related Products V0C - Understanding Boundary Law - Case Law and Principles of Surveying Law (CD) V03A - Standards of Practice for Surveying in Alabama (CD) V01C - Vertical Datums and Leveling (CD) Brown's Boundary Control and Legal Principles, 7th Edition Related Events GEO Business 2016 Related Directories Sokkia Corp. Spalding DeDecker Auburn University Tri-City Blueprint & Supply Inc. You must login or register in order to post a comment. Report Abusive Comment Thank you for helping us to improve our forums. Is this comment offensive? Please tell us why.