FOI 471-2021 / May /Caravans, Trailers & Motorways
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NO: 471-2021
I write in connection with your request for information which was received on 21st May 2021 as follows:
Can I please request data showing the number of caravan drivers who have been given a traffic offence report for driving in the third lane of any motorways in your area.
Please can you provide this information for years 2015-2020.
If it is not possible to distinguish whether or not the vehicle was a caravan, can I please have data showing the number of vehicles drawing a trailer who have been given a traffic offence report for the same reason.
I can advise that the requested information is not available specifically in relation to caravans but please find the Warwickshire Police response in relation to trailers set out below:
Response: Please see the table below setting out the number of offences of ‘Drive/stop/cause to remain at rest a motor vehicle drawing a trailer in the offside lane of a motorway’ for years 2015 to 2020:
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is as accurate as possible.
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