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Procurement procedure in part of the country not yet complete

Monday 14 August 2023
Procurement procedure in part of the country not yet complete An appeal has been lodged against certain award decisions in the procurement procedure for vehicle recovery agreements for the contract period 2023 - 2026. The appeal relates to the award decisions of 7 June in 55 districts in which the procurement procedure had been deferred until that point. The table below provides an overview. The procedure has been completed in all other districts.
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More and more vehicle recoveries

Friday 4 August 2023
XXX The number of IM vehicle recoveries continues to grow. IM recovery operators carried out 39,472 recoveries in the second quarter of 2023. That was 15% more than in the same quarter of last year. It was also 13% above the record that was set in the third quarter of 2022. The number of breakdown recoveries climbed by 17% to 32,587. But the number of accidents was also on the up: from 5,823 in 2022 to 6,263 in 2023 (plus 8%). This meant that the figure was close to the record that was set in 2019. The heavy workload had little impact on response times. They remained at a national average of 12:00 minutes, the same level as in previous quarters.
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Recovery companies on trunk road network in 2019 - 2022

Stichting Incident Management Nederland is responsible for the recovery of passenger vehicles on the Dutch main trunk road network. For that purpose, Stichting Incident Management Nederland collaborates closely with 58 qualified recovery companies. Below is a list of our contract partners for the contract period 1 April 2019 through to 31 March 2022.
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As quick as possible unhindered passage following an incident

The objective of Incident Management is to ensure that as quickly as possible following an incident, the trunk roads are once again clear for unhindered passage of traffic. The Stichting Incident Management Nederland (Incident Management Netherlands Foundation) was established to support road managers in their efforts in the field of incident management.
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