Advertisement
If you have a new account but are having problems posting or verifying your account, please email us on [email protected] for help. Thanks :)
Private profiles - please note that profiles marked as private will soon be public. This will facilitate moderation so mods can view users' warning histories. All of your posts across the site will appear on your profile page (including PI, RI). Groups posts will remain private except to users who have access to the same Groups as you. Thread here
Some important site news, please read here. Thanks!

Go Safe question.

  • 23-10-2019 10:19am
    #1
    Registered Users Posts: 2,243 ✭✭✭ NUTLEY BOY


    Primarily, those vans are used for checking vehicle speeds.
    Can they be used to adduce evidence of a vehicle driving in a bus lane ?
    Just wondering.

    Saw one this morning parked on the Rock Road. It would have been monitoring speeds of vehicles coming from Booterstown Avenue. I did wonder if it could be used to pick up bus lane intruders as that is a persistent driving practice along that stretch.


Comments

  • Moderators, Sports Moderators Posts: 43,485 Mod ✭✭✭✭ magicbastarder


    i suspect (not that i know what i'm talking about, but that never stopped me before) that the issue is one as much of legislation as it is of technology.


  • Registered Users Posts: 77,723 ✭✭✭✭ Victor


    It think it could be easily done. There may be a desire to collect slightly different evidence, e.g. video and photo as opposed to photo(s) and speed.

    However, I think the best way to do it would be to have cameras on buses. You might however have to train bus drivers to give evidence in court.


  • Registered Users Posts: 49 Aston martin


    The van in Booterstown can do both sides of the road , it shouldn't park so close to begging of bus lane


Advertisement