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Rules for users of powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters: Powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters

(Called Invalid Carriages in law) Rule 36 There is one class of manual wheelchair (called a Class 1 invalid carriage) and two classes of powered wheelchairs and powered mobility scooters. Manual wheelchairs and Class 2 vehicles are those with an

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Rules for drivers and motorcyclists: Before setting off

Rule 97 Before setting off. You should ensure that you have planned your route and allowed sufficient time clothing and footwear do not prevent you using the controls in the correct manner you know where all the controls are and

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Using the road: Roundabouts

Rule 184 On approaching a roundabout take notice and act on all the information available to you, including traffic signs, traffic lights and lane markings which direct you into the correct lane. You should use Mirrors – Signal – Manoeuvre

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Motorways: On the motorway

Rule 260 When you can see well ahead and the road conditions are good, you should: drive at a steady cruising speed which you and your vehicle can handle safely and is within the speed limit (see the Speed limits

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Rules for users of powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters: On pavements

Rule 38 Pavements are safer than roads and should be used when available. You should give pedestrians priority and show consideration for other pavement users, particularly those with a hearing or visual impairment who may not be aware that you

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Rules for drivers and motorcyclists: Vehicle towing and loading

Rule 98 Vehicle towing and loading. As a driver you MUST NOT tow more than your licence permits. If you passed a car test after 1 Jan 1997 you are restricted on the weight of trailer you can tow you

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Using the road: Pedestrian crossings

Rule 191 You MUST NOT park on a crossing or in the area covered by the zig-zag lines. You MUST NOT overtake the moving vehicle nearest the crossing or the vehicle nearest the crossing which has stopped to give way

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