The Madrid inspects almost 67,000 passenger vehicles and goods in 2015
0 Comment(s) 7098 View(s) Dangerous Goods
As reported by the regional government in a statement, 2,178 routine roadside checks were carried out, in which a total of 18,640 vehicles, which 1,062 controls of an extraordinary nature, where 14,114 vehicles were also involved inspected join monitored 42 additional controls coordinated with the Central Government and in collaboration with the rest of the regions, which accounted for more inspection of 2,456 vehicles.
In addition to these inspections, inspections on 2,135 companies, where it was found, inter alia, transport by 9,339 vehicles were made.
Special mention charge transport inspections contracted through new mobile applications (apps) for start-ups and passenger vehicles made up to 9 seats, including the driver. Of all vehicles checked more than 16,000 they were through electronic controls. Besides weight control it was carried out 6,210 other vehicles.
In this type of action the ordinary extraordinary controls, which focus on specific types of transport, which by their very nature, require special attention, also taken into account the specific periods are distinguished in which intensifies demand for certain services.
Thus, in 2015 extraordinary controls of dangerous, perishable and workers goods they were made and actions were intensified regarding the transportation of school children, children with disabilities, and passenger transport vehicle up to 9 seats (taxi and rental vehicle driver).
SPECIAL WEIGHT CONTROL AND HOURS OF DRIVING
Among the inspections that are carried in road special attention to vehicles moving overweight is provided, as this poses a danger to both professionals and for other users of public roads, in addition to producing a greater road wear.
With this objective weighing 6,210 vehicles for the transport of goods performed by six fixed scales available to the Community of Madrid and nine other phones.
The staff of the Directorate General for Transport plays inspection functions especially monitored respect for driving and rest times by professional drivers.
In total, in 2015 they have been verified 100.205 days driving 3,426 professional drivers corresponding to 726 companies.