Confiscating vehicles

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2448
Question By: 
Fiona Twycross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

A constituent has contacted me to ask about your comments that cyclists who did not show due care and attention should have their bicycles confiscated; they wanted to know if you thought you should extend this argument so careless drivers also have their vehicles sequestered?

Answer

Answer for Confiscating vehicles

Answer for Confiscating vehicles

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I do not tolerate dangerous or irresponsible behaviour by cyclists or other road users. Instead, the approach that we are taking in London is to promote the message that the Highway Code must be respected by all those who use the roads.