(LONDON) MET OCU Commander for Roads and Transport Policing Report: Over 500 e-scooters were removed from roads during a week of enforcement action by officers across the capital #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – June.28: The week of action, which concluded on Sunday, 20 June, saw officers engage with members the public to explain guidance and enforce traffic legislation around the use of e-scooters. This work will continue as officers go about their regular duties.

#AceDailyNews reports MET OCU officers removed over 500 e-scooters from London’s roads during week of enforcement activity and they say they will continue to remove riders machines that break traffic legislation ….

[Some of the e-scooters seized]

[Some of the e-scooters seized]

The week of enforcement saw 507 e-scooters removed from London’s roads following proactive patrols across all boroughs. The week was triggered by the increased usage of uninsured e-scooters on London road networks.

Throughout the week of enforcement, officers targeted e-scooters, conducting stops, checking vehicle eligibility and seizing e-scooters that are being used illegally. This work will remain ongoing.

In addition to ensuring the safety of roads users, it is a priority for officers to engage with e-scooter riders and the public, educating them on the law and enforcing it where necessary.

E-scooters are illegal when driven on public roads and pavements, cycle lanes and publicly accessible land, including parks and car parks.

Chief Superintendent Simon Ovens, OCU Commander for Roads and Transport Policing said: “Private use of e-scooters remains illegal on London roads. Riders using e-scooters on the road risk fines, points on their licence, and e-scooter seizures if they continue to use them on public road networks.”We remind people that incident that occur on e-scoters can be reported like any other traffic offence by using the report a traffic incident link: https://www.met.police.uk/ro/report/rti/rti-a/report-a-road-traffic-incident/

Anyone with information on illegally used e-scooters linked to crime can call 101 or tweet @MetC

Information about crime can also be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.

#AceNewsDesk report ………….Published:

Editor says …Sterling Publishing & Media Service Agency is not responsible for the content of external site or from any reports, posts or links, and can also be found here on Telegram: https://t.me/acenewsdaily all of our posts fromTwitter can be found here: https://acetwitternews.wordpress.com/ and all wordpress and live posts and links here: https://acenewsroom.wordpress.com/and thanks for following as always appreciate every like, reblog or retweet and free help and guidance tips on your PC software or need help & guidance from our experts AcePCHelp.WordPress.Com

#e-scooters, #legislation, #london, #met, #transport

FRANCE: ‘ BANS UBERPOP TRANSPORT SERVICE & TAXI DRIVERS VOW TO STRIKE ‘

#AceWorldNews – FRANCE:Dec.15 – The UberPop transport service will be forbidden in France beginning January 1, the Interior Ministry said on Monday.

' Internet Taxi Firms Banned Under Uber Rape Claim '

‘ Internet Taxi Firms Banned Under Uber Rape Claim ‘

Ministry spokesman Pierre-Henry Brandet told iTELE: “Not only is it illegal to offer this service, but additionally for the consumer there is a real danger.

Taxi unions called a one-day action to protest San Francisco-based Uber, vowing to block 260km of roads around Paris with slowly moving taxi motorcades during the morning rush hour, Reuters reported.

#ANS2014 

#taxi-services, #transport, #uberpop