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Cycling: Clothing

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 214405, tabled on 11 November 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what recent discussions his Department has had with (a) drivers' organisations, (b) driver training organisations, (c) accident prevention organisations and (d) cycling organisations on the mandatory wearing of high visibility clothing for cyclists.

Answered on

17 November 2014

There have been no discussions with these groups on the mandatory wearing of high visibility clothing for cyclists.

There have been no discussions with these groups on the mandatory carrying in motor cars of high visibility jackets and warning triangles.

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