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Gridlock

A situation in which a business does not function, or functions ineffectively, due to conflicting orders from management and/or insufficient operating procedures. Gridlock may occur when two or more parties are attempting to control a business, or when project goals are incompletely defined because of incompetent management. Gridlock can be very costly to a business' operations, especially when it is prolonged.
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WHITE HELL: Commuters on the A174 through Carlin How, left, as the Arctic conditions had East Cleveland gridlocked Pictures by MATT KIRWAN STUCK: More cars on A174 through Carlin How Going nowhere: P8
He added that there should be "smarter thinking" about preventing people continuing to join motorways once they were gridlocked.
" On August 25, traffic was gridlocked between 9 am and 12 noon and between 3 pm and 8 pm.
It's time to focus on ways to overcome the problem before the system collapses under the stagnant weight of a gridlocked legislature unable to legislate.
Coun Tilsley (Sheldon) said: "The centre is frequently gridlocked and by using a bus lane you can get out of the city centre.
At the moment, in the morning the volume of traffic along Llantrisant Road and through Llandaff is virtually gridlocked. So how can the roads handle the traffic generated by another 7,000 houses?
It was gridlocked with thousands of cars and lorries caught up in this chaos.
Taxi union boss Tommy Gorman blasted the move, saying he feared it would bring already gridlocked streets to a standstill.
Coun Len Gregory, Cabinet member for transport and street services, said there would not be a repeat of the city's 'black Wednesday' when thousands of motorists became trapped in their cars as snow left much of the city gridlocked in January.
Roads were gridlocked throughout the night and thousands of passengers aboard 10 ferries endured a long wait before their ships were allowed to dock.
FAST-TALKING TV host Graham Norton is finding it So slow going as he learns to drive in gridlocked London.
FEARS have been raised that the road serving the capital's new football and rugby stadium will become gridlocked.