Cycle superhighways (3)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2009-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2009
Reference: 
2009/3153
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Will the specification for Advanced Stop Lines on Cycle Superhighways ensure they are large enough to ensure that the drivers of HGVs can see all cyclists inside them?

Answer

Answer for Cycle superhighways (3)

Answer for Cycle superhighways (3)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes. Advanced Stop Lines (ASLs) will be constructed in line with the London Cycling Design Standards. The preferred length of the ASL reservoir for cyclists is 5m with a minimum of 4m.