Mechanical Faults and serious bus incidents

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-11-19
Session date: 
November 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/4216
Question By: 
Darren Johnson
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

With reference to your answer to 2014/4050, have any investigations of serious bus incidents in London (for the period 2009 up to YTD)  identified any mechanical fault as a cause?  If so, please provide me the date of the incident, borough, bus route, bus operator, bus model & year, and, if applicable, the number of people killed or injured and identifying the KSI as a passenger, pedestrian, cyclist, 3rd party motorist, driver or other. 

Answer

Answer for Mechanical Faults and serious bus incidents

Answer for Mechanical Faults and serious bus incidents

Answered By: 
The Mayor

TfL monitoring of investigations into killed and serious injury (KSI) incidents involving buses since 2009 shows that none indicated mechanical fault as a causal factor.