Motorcycles in Bus Lanes Safety Campaign A new radio advertising campaign was launched on 5 October, aimed at improving drivers’ awareness of motorcyclists in bus lanes. This is part of a package of measures that TfL and the MPS have introduced to tackle an increase in the rate of motorcyclist collisions, predominantly with cars turning into, or out of side roads on routes where motorcyclists have access to bus lanes. These were identified by the previous motorcycles in bus lanes trial. ...
Championing electric vehicles, car clubs and moving to hybrid buses Electric Vehicles Negotiations are nearing completion with Siemens for it to deliver the Pan-London Scheme back-office functions in early 2011. Evaluation of bids for the electric vehicle and infrastructure procurements are complete, and now going through the Corporate Assurance process. Both procurements are on track for contract award in January 2011. The Electric Vehicle brand has been secured, allowing for launch of the ...
Traffic Signal Timing Reviews 333 signal timing reviews have been completed so far this financial year, delivering just over a seven per cent reduction in stop-start delays for traffic. This has been achieved alongside an almost two per cent increase in the number of occasions when all pedestrians waiting to cross the road will have cleared during the first green man. London Permit Scheme Since the introduction of the London Permit Scheme on 11 January, TfL has issued 38,093 permits and rejected ...
The Overground Customer satisfaction The second quarter Customer Satisfaction Survey was completed at the end of August, and showed an overall satisfaction score of 81. This is an increase of three points from the previous quarter, and is the highest score for overall satisfaction since the survey started. It reflects the impact of investment in services, and the progress made since London Overground took over the services. Advances were made on individual performance quality measures ...
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