Recently, all motorized personal mobility devices (PWDMs) are now required to be fitted with an audible warning device. If the horn cannot be present on the vehicle, it is the driver who must wear it directly on him. This applies, for example, to electric scooters, Segways, and hoverboards, but also all other motor vehicles.
From now on, to comply with the regulations, all motorized personal transport vehicles (EDPM), such as electric scooters, monowheels, gyropods, and…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on April 16, 2021 at 4:00am — No Comments
At a time when car manufacturers are developing more and more semi-autonomous driving systems, American researchers at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) have put them to the test. to find out if they help drivers be more vigilant with teddy bears.
The latest crash test results from the Institute for Highway Safety show cars are safer than ever thanks to modern technology. Of the 2021 novelties that were tested last month, 49 won the highest "Top Safety Pick +"…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on April 13, 2021 at 1:26am — No Comments
For many years, the delivery and collection traffic around the Michaelschule in the district of Bickern has been increasing and many drivers do not obey the traffic rules: parking is prohibited, excessive speed in the streets around the Michaelschule. Parents, the municipal security service, and the staff repeatedly asked individual parents about the wrongdoing, but only a few parents changed their behavior.
A project group headed by parent representative Oliver Schomaker is…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on April 8, 2021 at 1:58am — No Comments
Seeing and being seen is the be-all and end-all in road traffic. Especially now in autumn, cyclists are increasingly out and about in cloudy weather, twilight and darkness. "To increase visibility and reduce the risk of accidents, we recommend light-colored clothing and reflective elements, for example," says the managing director of Verkehrswacht Münster, Christoph Becker. "On the other hand, functioning and complete lighting on the bike is mandatory".
Added by Stella Qi on April 6, 2021 at 2:22am — No Comments
The Cabinet of Ministers decided to amend the Traffic Regulations. Some of them oblige pedestrians to wear reflective elements in the evening and at night. Also, this rule applies to those situations when there is poor visibility on the roads. Note that earlier this rule was only a recommendation.
Pedestrians will now have to wear reflective inserts on their clothing while driving on the roadway and the side of the road. These can be stickers,…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 29, 2021 at 3:57am — No Comments
Don't want to spend your vacation on the crowded beaches in the heat? Are you more attracted to the Alps, which are easily accessible from us, and are interested in their renowned services? Before you pack everything you need and get in the car, don't forget to check the mandatory equipment you must have in Austria.
Austrian regulations regarding mandatory equipment are less stringent in Austria than in our country. But aren't you very sure that you follow them one hundred…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 22, 2021 at 1:46am — No Comments
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has made several changes to the traffic rules. In particular, pedestrians were required to wear reflective clothing. Failure to comply with this rule is subject to a fine.
According to LB.ua, earlier the use of reflective elements by pedestrians was only advisory. Now, every pedestrian who moves in the dark (or in poor visibility) along the…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 18, 2021 at 10:22pm — No Comments
The City Hall of Palma de Mallorca has issued a new regulation on electric scooters. The drivers now have to turn on the lights during the day and wear a safety vest.
The new rules were recorded in the Official Gazette on Thursday (November 5th) and are effective immediately. The light is compulsory, with the safety vest there is a certain amount of leeway, as we are talking about…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 15, 2021 at 9:56pm — No Comments
Motorcyclists like the rest of the drivers of other types of vehicles must respect traffic laws, but they walk at ease, violating all the recommendations made by specialists on the subject. And the most painful exposing lives. We share some cares and tips for those who prefer motorcycles to get around and do not understand the scope of their responsibility.…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 11, 2021 at 10:51pm — No Comments
Anyone who drives an electric scooter and is over 18 years old is not obliged to use a helmet. At least until the Highway Code says otherwise. But it is certainly not a mayor who can impose on an adult the protection in the head to circulate in the city by this means.
In a nutshell, this is the content of the ruling  with which the TAR of Florence deemed illegitimate the order of the first citizen of the Tuscan capital, Dario Nardella, who had imposed on electric scooter…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 10, 2021 at 1:27am — No Comments
Soacha will have a restriction on the male barbecue as a strategy to contain thefts in the municipality. This Monday, the municipal mayor, Juan Carlos Saldarriaga, confirmed that there will be a prohibition to transport a male barbecue between 9 pm and 4 am.
The president explained that, according to the authorities' figures, "about 70 percent of the thefts that are they have caused in the city in January they have been by a barbecue on a motorcycle". He even specified that…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 5, 2021 at 1:11am — No Comments
It is during the night hours and the fall and wintertime that the most accidents involving drivers and pedestrians are reported, according to a Hillsboro police officer.
In Washington County alone, 11 deaths were reported in 2018 and seven in 2019 of pedestrians struck by vehicles.
Officer Ernesto Villaraldo recommends not trusting and always being alert if you go out for a walk or run in your neighborhood.
He also recommends wearing a…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 2, 2021 at 10:26pm — No Comments
To reduce the number of traffic jams and congestion on the roads of the Moscow Region, the Governor of the Moscow Region Andrei Vorobyov in 2020 initiated the opening of assistance centers for road accidents in several municipalities in the region.
To reduce the number of traffic jams and congestion on the roads of the Moscow Region, the Governor of the Moscow Region Andrei Vorobyov initiated the opening of an accident assistance center in several municipalities in the region…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on March 1, 2021 at 3:47am — No Comments
The Montoir-de-Bretagne school service provides children in the municipality who take the bus with safety vests.
"School transport is provided by Stran. For many years, the town has participated by providing financial support to families but also by putting municipal agents on board buses. They ensure compliance with safety rules and accompany the youngest children.…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on February 24, 2021 at 11:00pm — No Comments
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Mandatory since the start of the year, high visibility vests are hardly worn by the 3,500 pupils and students who use the school transport network. LTC intends to react well: announcements are planned in the coming days.
Have you met a student wearing an orange vest? Since the beginning of the year, middle and high school students using the school transport network…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on February 2, 2021 at 10:22pm — No Comments
In the past year, e-scooters have established themselves as an additional alternative in local transport in many cities - despite the corona pandemic. "During the hard lockdown phases, people were less on the move, which the e-scooter rental companies also felt," said Frank Schneider, mobility expert at the TÜV Association (VdTÜV). "Also, mobility behavior has changed in general. Many people are currently avoiding local public transport for fear of infection with Covid-19." Instead, they are…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on January 29, 2021 at 1:12am — No Comments
According to the St. Gallen canton police, there is often a lack of clarity as to what rights and obligations pedestrians have in traffic. They provide clarity in a recently published guide.
Where do pedestrians have right of way?
People who are on foot in road traffic have right of way on pedestrian crossings, sidewalks, and footpaths that are marked with a blue mandatory sign. Every child knows: "I have right of way on the pedestrian crossing!" But suddenly crossing…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on January 25, 2021 at 10:44pm — No Comments
It is sometimes difficult to circulate by bike in the city center in Angers. To help Angevins gain confidence, the town hall is making a bicycle guide full of tips available online and in print.
Mobility week is next week. And to help Angevins get started on a bike right away, the City has created a guide to feel at ease on two wheels. The idea is simple: remember the few basic safety instructions. It is available on rue de la gare at the Vélo Cité agency, and online. Like…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on January 22, 2021 at 1:30am — No Comments
Police urge drivers to be careful. The road surface may turn into an "ice rink". It can cause falling snow or freezing rain. Even though the road services will be on standby, we should be especially careful.
These conditions can be extremely troublesome in the evening and the morning. The speed limit signs on the road refer to good weather conditions. In the case of their deterioration, the speed should also be reduced.
A dangerous collision with the…Continue
Added by Stella Qi on January 19, 2021 at 10:37pm — No Comments