National Highways Sector Scheme 17
The National Highways Sector Scheme 17 (NHSS 17) is in addition to PAS 43 and specifically addresses the following two areas:
Vehicle recovery at highway construction sites
Vehicle recovery & removal on controlled roads
it applies to those recovery operators providing contracted vehicle removal and recovery operations at highway construction sites where a free recovery service is provided during the currency of the construction work. Where applicable this includes highway maintenance and construction sites on motorways, high-speed dual carriageways and other highways. It is intended for use on roads operated by the Highways Agency and where required by other highway authorities.