The Government's Motorcycling Strategy was published in February 2005, with the aim of facilitating motorcycling as a choice of travel within a safe and sustainable transport framework. It had a strong focus on safety including provision on the highway, including road design and maintenance; encouraging safer bike design; promoting correct helmet fitting; and improving rider training. This inquiry looks at the progress in implementing the strategy. In addition it also considers changes to motorcycle licensing arrangements and action that might be taken to reduce the risk posed by mini-motos and go-peds.18. Innovation is also fundamental to the future of the industry with manufacturers looking at alternative fuels and other green technologies. Two examples in recent years are the Piaggio aZip aamp; Zipa (electric and petrol) and the Vectrix scooteranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Government's Motorcycling Strategy|
|Author||:||Great Britain: Parliament: House of Commons: Transport Committee|
|Publisher||:||The Stationery Office - 2007|