In order to keep the road orderly and people safe, everyone should follow traffic rules. Our students asked some questions about the rules of the road in China.---Let's see how our teachers answer these questions. Below are some extracts:
Q1: "Are scooters,bikes legally allowed on the sidewalks? "
Q2: "Are small stand-on scooters legal on the roads? "
Q3: "How easy it to buy and license a scooter? "
"Sliding tools cannot be driven on public roads, such as scooters.
According to article 36th of the Road Traffic Safety Law of China: According to the road conditions and traffic needs, the road is divided into driveways,non-motorized roads and sidewalks, motor vehicles, non-motorized vehicles, pedestrians to carry out traffic separation. Where motorways, non-driveways and sidewalks are not divided, motor vehicles pass through the middle of the road and non-motorized vehicles and pedestrians pass on both sides of the road.
According to article 57th of the Road Traffic Safety Law of China: Driving anon-motorized vehicle on the road shall be subject to the requirements relating to traffic safety. Non-motorized vehicles shall be driven in non-motorized lanes. On roads without non-motorized lanes, the right side of the road shall be used."
"According to the road traffic safety law of our country and the relevant provisions of the measures for the administration of non-motorized vehicles in Shanghai. Sliding tools (such as electric balance cars and scooters) cannot be driven on non-motorized lands and sail into motorways. It can only be used in places such as closed neighborhood roads and indoor venues. If you use the sliding tool in the driveway, you’ll have to pay a ¥50 fine. If you use the sliding tool in non-motorized roads, you’ll have to pay a ¥20 fine. "
"Scooters and balance cars cannot be on the road or licensed.Motorcycles need to register a license, within 15 days from the date of purchase, apply for license plate and registration in the traffic administrative department of the public security organ.
The material you need to provide:
Proof of identity
Proof of the legal origin of the purchase certificate
Non-motorized vehicle factory qualification certificate
Other materials requested by the traffic management department of the public security organ."
Q1: "In Shanghai, there are some roads you can use the scooter. why other roads can't be used? "
Q2: "How old can you drive the scooter? "
Q3: "What circumstances would be fined by the police? "
"The law stipulates that electric vehicles are not allowed to be driven in driveways. Motorcycles with a city number plate allowed to travel on the city-wide road; motorcycles with an outskirts plate are only allowed to travel on roads outside the inner ring of the city."
"You must be 16 years old."
No license or license invalidation.
Install a petrol engine or other drive on the bicycle without permission.
If overloaded, you will be fined."