From 1st January 2021, all vehicles over 3.5 tonne entering France must display a series of blind spot safety signs.
The new law includes vehicles from all countries – whether in or outside of the EU – with an authorised total weight of more than 3.5 tonnes. As well as trucks, coaches, buses and vans, it includes private vehicles over 3.5T, such as motorhomes.
Designed to meet the latest Safety Sign Design Standards, and made from high quality vinyl – this sign is durable, Safe and Visible with compliant text and symbols.
Dimensions 170 x 250 mm.
On buses and passenger vehicles, the signs must be fixed to both sides of the vehicle and to the rear.
On both vehicle sides, the signs must be applied to the front part, at a height between 0.9 and 1.5 metres from the ground.
The sign on the rear must be fixed to the right side of the bus or passenger vehicle. Again, the signs must be applied at a height between 0.9 and 1.5 metres from the ground.
Failure to comply with this rule will result in fines. Penalties can also be issued if signs or stickers are incorrectly mounted or placed in wrong locations.