A coroner pledged to try and end the council’s policy of turning off street lights after a man was run over on an unlit road
Grant Barry, 31, was killed in Stapleford Abbotts after a night out. Coroner Eleanor McGann said: ‘Why on earth is there no street lighting at all? Essex County Council’s policy of turning the lights off is inherently dangerous.’
Richard Frost, ILP chief, told Lux: ‘There are more creative approaches such as dimming or part switch-offs.’
12 June 2012
Brunel University in West London is offering undergraduate students of product and industrial design the chance to specialise in lighting.
08 December 2011
The lighting in many extra care housing schemes does not comply with specialist guidance, according to research released by Thomas Pocklington Trust