It is illegal to ride an electric bike without a helmet! Zhejiang intends to legislate to regulate non-motor vehicle management
In recent years, riding electric bicycles without wearing helmets, running red lights, walking across the road, illegally carrying people, etc. are everywhere on the road, and it is imminent to incorporate electric bicycle management into the rule of law track.
On September 25, the fourteenth meeting of the Standing Committee of the Thirteenth People's Congress of Zhejiang Province heard an explanation on the "Regulations on the Management of Non-Motor Vehicles in Zhejiang Province (Draft)" (hereinafter referred to as the "Draft"). This draft regulates the sales, driving, and related management activities of non-motor vehicles from the aspects of regulatory bodies, responsibilities of industry associations, production specifications, registration of license plates, vehicle modification, management of Internet leasing companies, and compulsory measures.
Among them, the draft focuses on regulating electric bicycles. Drivers and drivers of electric bicycles should wear safety helmets. Corresponding legal responsibilities will be imposed on drivers and drivers who do not wear helmets or refuse to accept fines in violation of regulations.
This means that once the draft is passed, driving and riding an electric bicycle without a helmet will be illegal.
In addition, the draft also regulates shared electric bicycles: Internet leasing non-motor vehicle operating companies should put their vehicles in a scientific and orderly manner and strengthen the management of vehicle parking; citizens should civilize the use of the Internet to lease non-motor vehicles and regulate parking of vehicles; transportation The competent department shall, together with relevant departments, strengthen administrative guidance on the Internet leasing non-motor vehicle industry. Corresponding legal responsibilities will be imposed on enterprises or individuals who violate relevant regulations.
Tragedy without helmet
At present, motorcycles and electric vehicles are the main means of transportation for everyone. According to statistics, more than 80% of the dead were caused by not wearing safety helmets, and only 20% were killed because of other traffic violations.
The importance of wearing a safety helmet
Experiments prove the importance of helmets