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speed limit

the maximum permitted speed at which a vehicle may travel on certain roads
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Now, if it's within posted hours or lights are flashing or the posted speed limit away from the zone is 30 mph or less, there's no room for doubt.
In built up areas near homes, shops, schools and businesses, on roads with a 30 mph limit, a quarter of motorists were travelling faster than 35 mph, compared to 32% in 2001.
While the balls' top speed is 30 mph, they simulate 100-mph pitches due to the shorter distance and smaller size.
It also has the capability to fly on station in a programmed or manual mode for up to an hour, traveling at speeds up to 30 MPH with a camera footprint of 300 x 300 depending on day or night view.
It makes me wonder if at some point the speed cameras in this area suffered a malfunction, recording drivers as travelling above 30 mph when in fact they weren't.
Keeping to the 30 mph limit I pointed out as we got nearer the spot where that tragic accident occurred.
Lane closures and a temporary speed limit of 30 mph over the bridge and on all approaches will be in force at all times, and temporary traffic management arrangements will change the road layout.
In November I wrote a column about Mike Galante, who was ticketed for going 50 in a 30 mph zone on East Mountain Street.
If a pedestrian or cyclist is hit by a car travelling 30 mph the chance of survival is 45%, whereas at 40mph the survival rate is only 5%.
He was adamant that he was only going between 25 mph and 29 mph in the 30 mph zone and contested the reading.
Roundabouts are designed so the traffic in the circle is traveling slower than 30 mph.
ATLANTA, March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Norfolk Southern Railway is increasing train speed from 10 mph to 30 mph between Atlanta and Macon, Ga.