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Is there a legal requirement to have a minimum distance of

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Is there a legal requirement to have a minimum distance of visibility from a drivers perspective of a fixed speed camera?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

No.

There is no law on the point at all.

A GATSO is just a detection device like any other.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

In fact, they can be hidden by tree branches or other furniture.

What they cannot do is obscure the speed limit in any way.

A GATSO is just a means of detection. Detection devices do not have to be advertised. Like test purchase officers in drugs cases. There wouldn't be much point if they had to be in uniform and visible.

Can I clarify anything for you?

Jo

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Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

Hi. i'm in court right now but I could call at about 1pm if that helps?

I might get a break earlier.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
thats fine i will look forward to your callthanks
paul
Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

OK. 1pm ish.

Thanks.

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