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Are motorcyclists allowed to stand under the motorway bridge when it rains?

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When it rains heavily, motorcyclists often use motorway bridges as temporary protection and take a break there. But is that actually allowed? Heavy rains are particularly uncomfortable for bikers, as they are almost on the motorcycles have no protection from rain. Therefore, motorcyclists usually seek protection under the next bridge and park themselves and the bike on the hard shoulder under the bridge. But this stop can be for the biker have legal consequences, because the legal situation is in this regard clearly.

Stopping under the bridge is not allowed!

The hard shoulder on the motorway has to be always be free and may neither to Parking still to Stop or to do passing be used. This regulation also applies for the hard shoulder under motorway bridges. The only exception to this rule are Emergenciessuch as breakdowns or when you cannot continue driving due to health problems. In this case, you can or must stop on the hard shoulder as quickly as possible leave again.

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According to a ruling by the Koblenz Higher Regional Court in 2013, heavy rain also justifies it no stay under the motorway bridge, because on the motorway, according to Section 18 Paragraph 8 of the Road Traffic Act, you must stop on the hard shoulder strictly forbidden. This is also the case if you park the motorcycle on the hard shoulder and wait on the grass verge yourself illegal.

What are the consequences of stopping on the hard shoulder?

If you are caught by the police on the freeway parking on the hard shoulder, you can assume it will become one fine will come. With a bit of luck you will come up with one Fine of 10 euros from that. However, if you endangered other road users or even caused an accident by staying on the hard shoulder, you can quickly go beyond with a higher penalty 100 Euros calculate. In such a case, too a point in Flensburg fix.

If, as already mentioned, an accident was caused by your stay, you can face even higher costs, even if you are not to blame for the accident are. Since you have acted unlawfully, you will receive a complicity counted towards the accident. Therefore, the rain break under the car bridge can be quite expensive depending on the damage to property.

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