Coming to a Pedestrian Crossing Near You!
Despite what you might sometimes witness on French roads, it IS obligatory for cars to stop for pedestrians at pedestrian crossings.
Pedestrian Crossing Monitors
New radars with motion detectors are being installed which will activate when a pedestrian wants to cross the road and an approaching vehicle doesn’t stop.
The driver will lose 4 points and be fined 135€ if the police municipal find him or her at fault when reviewing the video.
– un passage piéton
– Sometimes called a passage clouté after the ‘clous’ or studs that used to run alongside)