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Questions tagged [transportation]

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Right to travel(transportation code definitions) [duplicate]

I believe we can all agree that there is no reasonable argument that anyone has the right to drive without a drivers license. The states have been granted in several court cases even up to the supreme ...
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What if rules for a public transport are only visible on a website and not in Metro / Bus?

I live in Barcelona / Spain and recently got fined in a Metro for something I had no idea was illegal. I entered the Metro zone with my girlefriend and we both used the same card (It's legal with ...
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How would one go about starting an electric car company?

A long time aspiration of mine has been to build an electric car (initially with no autonomous driving capabilities) to take to the public market in California and/or Illinois, as those are my two ...
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Are seat-belt warning alarms mandatory (in the UK)?

I'm aware that wearing a seatbelt has been mandatory in the UK for many years now, but are seat belt warning alarms mandatory, and if so is there any requirement that they be both visual and auditory? ...
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How do I challenge a public transport fine when I was never there at the time? And suspect a scam

Today I received a message in my postbox regarding an unpaid fee for not showing a valid ticket on public transport. The address and name are correct in the message. However: I use what they call "...
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Long haul truck driver was not paid for his job

A friend of mine had been working for transportation company (contingently company A) as a long haul truck driver in PA state before leaving it for another one (due to the poor working conditions in ...
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Who is legally responsible for my lost package?

I ordered a package through AliExpress a few months ago. It has since been lost, and it is impossible to get anyone to take any kind of responsibility. I ordered from AliExpress. Seller is ...
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Is it legal to eat or drink on the bus (Singapore)?

In Singapore, is it legal to Bring food or drink onto the bus? Eat or drink on the bus? (I am referring to the public buses, so SBS, SMRT, Tower Transit, etc.) There is a law prohibiting eating or ...
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In Ontario, is it legal to step into a seldom-used bike lane in order to ask a car driver for a ride?

Background In the Canadian province of Ontario, there are bike lanes on some streets. Late at night, on snowy days, some of these bike lanes are used pretty rarely. It's difficult to hitchhike ...
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Can a vehicle be stopped and driver ticketed for defective equipment in Texas when third stop lamp inoperable

In Texas, I believe S 547.323. governs stoplamps in a vehicle. Subsection a states in part "... a motor vehicle ... shall be equipped with at least two stoplamps." Is it not legal (can a driver be ...
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Legal issues around digital mirrors in public transportation? [closed]

Public transportation comapany in our city has recently installed monitors in its vehicles and from time to time monitors are used as digial mirrors: digital video from the video cameras in the ...
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Can I take a bow and arrows on the train in the UK?

I'm interested in taking up archery. Attending the closest club would require that I take the train there as I cannot drive. Would I be able to take a bow and arrows, secured in a case, on the train? ...
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When are NYC “Bus Only” lanes restricted to buses only?

Here is a video of a NYC taxi driver going up on 1st Ave catching green lights at every intersection from 1st to 125th St.* The driver spends a significant amount of time in a lane marked "BUS ONLY" ...
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Under which legislation was the NYC travel ban during the Jan 2016 blizzard permitted?

On 23rd January 2016, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced a travel ban on New York City roads as a safety measure ahead of heavy snow. James O'Neill, NYPD Chief of Department, stated that people violating ...
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Are Tesla self-driving cars street-legal?

Here is a video of a Tesla car driving itself. In the jurisdictions in which it is operating, is it street legal? The Tesla Model S, when made, didn't drive itself (but had a suspicious number of ...
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I am looking for a Minnesota law similar to a California law about vehicles, trailers, and overhang

I don't know that you will be able to find the Minnesota statute or regulation on point. If you can, I will be grateful for sure but my search led me to a more general question. MN has a ...