The new traffic regulations for 2020 on 28. April in force. With some new road signs to be introduced.Since the 28. April apply to new traffic regulations. Motorists should expect in the case of Offences with higher penalties, while cyclists will be better protected. Also new is some of the traffic signs are.
The road traffic regulations amendment (StVO) applies from 28. April. Many traffic violations can be punished with higher fines - sometimes even faster with a driving ban, as was previously the case. In addition,
In the StVO-Novelle will also be introduced in some new street signs in the traffic, everyone should know. Which are described in the following section.
road Traffic amendment to the 2020: the new traffic signs+ traffic sign of prohibition of Overtaking of two-wheeled vehicles for multi-lane vehicles and motorcycles with a sidecar©Bundesanstalt für straßenwesen
The traffic sign for no Overtaking is likely to be all the car drivers known. This new road sign is a modification of. It is explicitly as a no Overtaking of two-wheeled vehicles . This means in road sections, which are marked with this road sign, may overtake multi-lane vehicles (cars, Trucks) no motorcycles or bicycles*.+ the beginning of a Bicycle zone©Bundesanstalt für straßenwesen
this road shield is used for protection of Bicycle riders. It marks an area that is considered to be bike zone . This means for motorists is that you are allowed to drive from the sign, the maximum speed limit is 30 km/h . Also, you may endanger the Cycling or hamper.+ green arrow for cyclists©Bundesanstalt für straßenwesen
let's be honest: there are Probably many cyclists have made already use of this scheme - even if it was previously counted as a violation. Now the right Turn allowed on a red light, officially - at least where the green arrow signed for cyclists the password.
The same traffic signs are there for quite some time for motorists. But probably a lot of ignorance prevails still among the traffic participants in respect of the green arrow. For correct behaviors, this is like a stop sign . This means that the vehicle must first stop the complete , and according to the road traffic regulations for at least three seconds remain . Only then you are allowed to turn at a red light to the right, if no other road users at risk. The same rules should also take into account cyclists.
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This sign denotes fast cycle routes , regardless of the condition of the road. For example, in the case of sandy roads should be marked that it is a Radschnellweg.+ symbol load Bicycle©Bundesanstalt für straßenwesen
With this road sign will be areas for bicycles kept free, such as Park areas, storage areas, or loading zones.+ plaque for the labelling of car-sharing vehicles©Bundesanstalt für straßenwesen
vehicles from car-sharing services* you must be with this sticker on the windscreen, clearly visible. The name of the company, as well as the indicator have to be on it.+ symbol more occupied passenger cars©Bundesanstalt für straßenwesen
Cars, Trucks, bicycles, pedestrians: most of The traffic participants to a corresponding symbol for traffic signs. From now on, there is also one for carpooling. However, there are no areas where this might be used. Similarly, when the following road sign.+ symbol Carsharing©Bundesanstalt für straßenwesen
car-sharing vehicles a private sense to get the picture. It is to be used in Parking areas intended for car-sharing cars.
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