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LTA Ruling — The Active Mobility Advisory Panel

Current Bicycle and PMD rules

Personal Mobility Devices (PMDs) Scootsafe The Active Mobility Advisory Panel

Its latest recommendations are from its second review to improve safety on public paths and a result of a survey of more than 6,000 people. It also took in feedback from about 100 participants, who cycled and rode different devices on public paths, on how to improve the current rules based on their experiences. Based on the survey, 77 per cent of respondents supported lowering the existing speed limit from 15kmh on footpaths, with 35 per cent feeling it should be 8kmh and 19 per cent thinking it should be 10kmh. As for the behaviour of cyclists and PMD users at...

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Panel calls for PMD speed limit to be cut to 10kmh, mandatory helmet use for cyclists on roads

Personal Mobility Devices (PMDs) Scootsafe The Active Mobility Advisory Panel

The Active Mobility Advisory Panel wants wearing helmets to be mandatory for cyclists traveling on the roads.ST PHOTO: KHALID BABA SINGAPORE - An advisory panel has recommended slower speeds for users of personal mobility devices (PMD) in the wake of a rise in the number of accidents on public paths. In particular, the Active Mobility Advisory Panel is calling for: The PMD and bicycle speed limit on footpaths to be lowered from 15kmh to 10kmh Making it mandatory for PMD and bicycle users to “stop and look out for oncoming traffic” at road crossings Making it mandatory for cyclists on roads...

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