Pedestrian Collison during Centrecomm Strike

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-12-14
Session date: 
December 14, 2017
Reference: 
2017/4926
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

In answer to Question 2017/3855 you stated that TfL has confirmed that the incident on 28 August involved a pedestrian and a route 325 bus.   However, TfL bus safety data states the incident involved a bus passenger. Please can you clarify?

Answer

Answer for Pedestrian Collison during Centrecomm Strike

Answer for Pedestrian Collison during Centrecomm Strike

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The operator recorded the incident as collision with a person which was correct but misclassified the victim as a passenger/customer. This will be amended in the operator's data to clarify it was a pedestrian and will appear in Transport for London's next quarterly bus incidents publication.