VICTORIAN MOTORCYCLE & SCOOTER RIDERS
OPPOSE THE MELBOURNE ROAD SAFETY PLAN
“Create a safe, comfortable and richly engaging urban environment where pedestrians, cyclists and motorcyclists are welcomed and supported through world leading road safety practices” and “to “recognise the needs
Stephen Bardsley, VSRA spokesperson said, “Despite raising concerns back in October 2012, the Plan fails to recognise the needs of PTW riders in any meaningful way. It’s a disgrace.”
Damien Codognotto from the IRG said, “Whereas it’s good PTW’s were mentioned in the Plan, that’s all we got and it simply doesn’t give riders a fair go.”
Peter Baulch from the VMC said, “The Plan proposes no initiatives that encourage the most efficient and fastest growing form of road transport to enter the city, it also fails to recognise their needs.”
policies promoting the use of PTW’s, the fastest growing mode of transport in Melbourne.
PTW’s then traffic congestion would be reduced by up to 40%, to the benefit of all road users.
Spokesperson – Robert Salvatore
Telephone: 0409 416 230
Spokesperson – Damien Codognotto
Telephone: (03) 9846 8621
Spokesperson – Stephen Bardsley
Telephone: 0409 848 428