Temperature on New Routemasters (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2421
Question By: 
Valerie Shawcross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

TfL says, "Regular checks are also conducted on vehicles in service as part of normal business". Can you confirm that the air cooling systems on the buses are checked as part of these regular checks?

Answer

Answer for Temperature on New Routemasters (2)

Answer for Temperature on New Routemasters (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

On top of regular maintenance by bus operating companies who directly manage the fleet, TfL monitors the air cooling systems on bus in service during summer to ensure they are working as designed and are providing more comfortable conditions in the upper deck.