Interim Measures For The Management Of Wuhan Yangtze River Tunnel

Original Language Title: 武汉市长江隧道管理暂行办法

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Interim measures for the management of Wuhan Yangtze River tunnel

    (May 21, 2012 14th meeting consideration of the people's Government of Wuhan municipality on June 18, 2012, Wuhan municipal people's Government announced order No. 227, come into force on August 1, 2012) first in order to strengthen the management of Yangtze River tunnel in the city, and protect the safety of tunnels and ancillary facilities, tunnel run smoothly in accordance with the relevant laws and regulations, combined with the city's actual, these measures are formulated.

    Second, Yangtze River tunnel, this approach applies to this article and its associated facilities running and management.

    Yangtze River tunnel mentioned in these measures refers to Jiang da-Zhi road, Wuchang to shahu River-crossing tunnel and ramps.

    Yangtze River tunnel facilities in these measures refers to protect Yangtze River tunnel safe set of security, ventilation, drainage, fire, electricity, lighting, communications, conservation, maintenance, monitoring, fees, facilities, equipment and special buildings (structures).

    Article city administrative departments administrative departments of the Yangtze tunnel, is responsible for the oversight of maintenance, repair and operation of Changjiang tunnel management, by their respective day-to-day supervision and management of road and bridge management institution.

    Public security organs in accordance with the Yangtze River tunnel for traffic safety, public security, fire supervision and management.

    Planning, construction, transportation, safety, water supplies, finance, price control, landscape architecture, environmental, marine, waterways, ports and other sectors should be in accordance with the Division of responsibilities, good management of Yangtze River tunnel.

    Fourth tunnel operating unit is in charge of the Yangtze River Yangtze River tunnel operation and management work of the following:

    (A) set the production management, full-time managers, ensure the safety of production funds, develop and strictly abide by the safety management system in Yangtze River tunnel to ensure safety;

    (B) based on administrative needs, configure the Yangtze River tunnel traffic, fire fighting, communications, monitoring, emergency facilities, and equipment;

    (C) for Yangtze River tunnels and ancillary facilities to the conservation, maintenance, monitoring and cleaning work;

    (D) keep the Yangtze River tunnel monitoring center and the municipal emergency response agencies, the public security organs of communication;

    (E) security control of Yangtze River tunnel and sets the corresponding position safety warning signs, tunnel security control area of the Yangtze River and influences on a regular basis to inspect the area, discover and suppress offences affecting the safety of Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities;

    (Vi) other duties as determined by laws and regulations.

    Fifth no units or individuals may damage, destroy or illegally occupied the Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities. Sixth Yangtze River tunnel traffic daily from 5 o'clock in the morning to 1 o'clock in the morning the next day.

    Need to change the opening hours, the municipal public security traffic management development programme, submitted to the municipal people's Government for approval after consultation with the interested parties and to the public in advance.

    Yangtze River closed to pedestrian and motor vehicle traffic in the tunnel opening hours:

    (A) with more than 9 seats (not including 9) passenger vehicles;

    (B) bicycles, electric bicycles, animal power car, motorized wheelchairs for the disabled, drays, carts and other non-motor vehicle;

    (C) motorcycles, tractors, agricultural vehicles, trucks and wheeled and crawler-specific machinery;

    (D) exceed the load limit of Yangtze River tunnel (20 tons), the height limit (3.8 m), width limit (3 m) standard of the vehicle;

    (E) affect the safety of Yangtze River tunnels pass other vehicles.

    Within the non-passage of time, with the exception of Yangtze River tunnel operating the unit maintenance and cleaning vehicles, without approval of the public security organs traffic management departments, all vehicles pass.

    Seventh vehicles through the Yangtze River tunnel shall comply with the following requirements:

    (A) in accordance with traffic signs, marking the speed limit, turn on headlights, outline marker lamps and position lamps, prohibiting the use of driving lamps, prohibition arbitrarily changing lanes;

    (B) prohibition of overtaking, reverse, turn, reverse and illegal parking;

    (C) no honking;

    (D) the provisions of laws and regulations and other related regulations.

    Eighth public security organs traffic management departments should strengthen safety management of road tunnels, and sets the appropriate road traffic signs with Yangtze River tunnel operating units to establish linkage mechanism, according to the actual situation of Changjiang tunnel road and traffic, to take direct control measures such as restricted access, no access, ensure smooth River tunnel. Nineth in Changjiang River tunnel's vehicle breaks down or when no traffic accidents involving casualties occurred, the vehicle can move on their own, the Parties shall immediately withdraw the Yangtze River tunnel vehicles that cannot be moved, the parties may not on its own traction, shall immediately report to public security organs traffic management departments and Yangtze River tunnel operating units.

    Yangtze River tunnel operation shall cooperate with the public security organs traffic management promptly of any vehicle off the Yangtze River tunnel, and according to the public security organs traffic management departments need to provide live video information.

    Tenth of Yangtze River Tunnel Road and associated facilities severely damaged, or in case of bad weather, fire, traffic accident, geological disasters seriously affect the situation of Changjiang tunnel safe passage, the public security organs traffic management can be legally imposed on the Yangtze River tunnel traffic control.

    Traffic control of Yangtze River tunnel operating units should be in accordance with the requirements of public security traffic management departments issued traffic control information in a timely manner, vehicle and personnel shall obey the command, ordered the evacuation.

    11th in the Yangtze River tunnel is prohibited in the following acts:

    (A) carriage of fireworks, explosives, flammable and explosive chemicals as well as highly toxic, radioactive and other dangerous goods;

    (B) broke into the Yangtze River tunnel;

    (C) the mob blocked the Yangtze River tunnel traffic;

    (Iv) smoking and using open fire;

    (V) spitting, chaotic post graffiti or throwing items out of his car;

    (Vi) other acts that affect the Yangtze River tunnel safety and sanitation.

    Article 12th tunnel security control area and the impact area of the Yangtze River.

    Perpendicular to the tunnel on both sides of the Yangtze River above the regional and structural side 10 metres on each side, perpendicular to the water above the middle region and within 50 m of the structure and raw materials on the sidelines for the Yangtze River tunnel security control area; outside the security control on both sides of the tunnel area of the Yangtze River 20 meters, middle section of water safety control within 200 meters outside the area for safety of Yangtze River tunnel effect. City Planning Administration, urban management, in conjunction with the Executive Branch, the Yangtze River tunnel units released Yangtze River tunnel as well as the relevant departments the scope of security control areas and areas of influence.

    Involved and influence within the security-controlled zone in the Yangtze River area, shall comply with the planning and overall planning of Wuhan new port in the Yangtze basin.

    13th in the Yangtze River tunnel security control areas, in addition to normal maintenance and emergency disposal, prohibits the following activities:

    (A) building, rebuilding, expansion, removal of Yangtze River tunnel safety of buildings (structures);

    (B) the blasting, pile driving, drilling, anchoring, sand (sand), the Earth;

    (C) dumping of wastes;

    (D) establishment of a gas station, gas station;

    (E) the carrying, storing inflammable and dangerous chemicals;

    (Vi) endanger the safety of Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities without permission under water construction, river dredging reconstruction activities;

    (G) other activities that jeopardize safety of Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities.

    Prohibited in the security-affected zone of Yangtze River tunnel of activities under the preceding paragraph through sixth engaged in activities under the preceding paragraph, first and second, building, operating unit or individual shall, together with the design of Yangtze River tunnel operation entrusted have qualified security assessment unit assessed by relevant government departments according to law after approval.

    Approval of construction or operation, construction, work units or individuals should be in construction or operating in conjunction with the Yangtze River tunnel before operating unit development of safe construction and operating programs; construction, operations, informed the Yangtze River tunnel operating units to assign staff to the site to assist and guide the protection of Yangtze River tunnel.

    14th operating units as the Yangtze River Yangtze River tunnel tunnel maintenance responsibility, should be developed and submitted to the municipal administration department maintenance system, equipped with maintenance and scale suitable for professional and technical personnel and equipment, establish conservation file, in accordance with technical specifications and operating procedures for routine maintenance, preventive maintenance, detection and protection equipment normal operation and safe use of the facility.

    Tunnel maintenance work by the Yangtze River Yangtze River tunnel operating units, for special maintenance requirements and operational units do not have the maintenance conditions, shall be entrusted with corresponding qualification units undertake maintenance work.

    15th the Yangtze River tunnel maintenance work shall comply with the following requirements:

    (A) take the appropriate security measures, set the necessary traffic safety facilities and safety warning signs;

    (B) maintenance personnel in uniform safety signs suit;

    (C) the maintenance work on vehicles, machinery and equipment set up a clear job flag;

    (D) conservation of materials should be stacked within the operation area, maintenance work is finished removing remnants;

    (E) except for emergency repairs, a vehicle maintenance within the opening hours. Maintenance vehicles for emergency repair work, shall be equipped with traffic management Assistant Officer directing traffic. On the premise of ensuring smooth traffic operation, its routes and direction from traffic signs, marking the limit.

    Yangtze River tunnels of vehicles shall, in accordance with instructions or mark traffic, and pay attention to avoid maintenance of vehicles and personnel. 16th operating units as the Yangtze River Yangtze River tunnel Tunnel responsibility for city appearance and environmental sanitation, and should be environmental accountability, building cleaning system, keep the Yangtze River tunnel, the façade and the relevant ancillary facilities clean and tidy.

    Cleaning operations should be carried out in vehicle non-traffic time.

    17th municipal administrative departments shall, jointly with relevant departments of the city administration to prepare public event in Yangtze River tunnel emergency plan approved by the municipal people's Government, Wuhan into the emergency response plan for major infrastructure accidents.
Released by the Yangtze River tunnel operating units should be based on emergency plans, preparation of the unit's emergency plan, and report to the municipal Administrative Department of the city administration for the record.

    18th Government departments and Yangtze River tunnel operating unit Division of responsibilities should be in accordance with the emergency plan, emergency drills on a regular basis.

    When an emergency occurs, it should be immediately launched the emergency response, rescue, and emergency support. The Yangtze River inside the tunnel blaze, fire and so on, Yangtze River tunnel operating unit shall immediately open the Yangtze River tunnel fire-fighting equipment, and early warning and organized evacuation, with the related Department for disposal.

    Public security fire control institutions shall promptly after receiving the fire alarm fire forces mobilization, rushed to the scene to fire-fighting and rescue.

    19th city management authorities should be based on the duties on a regular basis of Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities maintenance, repair and operating unit, monitor, supervise and inspect the situation, identify problems and supervising to ensure Yangtze River tunnel running.

    20th article police organ and traffic management sector should developed corresponding measures, take Sentinel command grooming, and public video monitoring and patrol tube control phase combined of way, strengthening Yangtze River tunnel of public security and road traffic security management, timely found, and stop and processing in Yangtze River tunnel and security control district and effect district range within carries, and store Fireworks firecrackers, explosion items, and flammable easy burst chemical items, and toxic and radioactive, dangerous items, and other effect Yangtze River tunnel public security and road traffic security of violations.

    21st operating units in the Yangtze River Yangtze River tunnel tunnel security controls and inspections within the affected area, affecting the safety of Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities are found violations, should be stopped and reported to the authorities in a timely manner.

    Yangtze River tunnel operating units in the Yangtze River tunnel found to be affecting the safety of Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities illegal, should be informed in a timely manner such as via voice radio and stop saving related videos, and reported to the relevant authorities.

    22nd article of any units or individuals found to be affecting the safety of Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities illegal, right to dissuade, deter, and notify the Yangtze River tunnel operating units or reports, complaints to the relevant authorities.

    23rd violates these measures set forth in sixth and seventh, by the public security organs traffic management departments in accordance with the provisions of relevant laws and regulations; laws and regulations do not provide, by the public security organs traffic management Department fines of between 50 Yuan and 200 Yuan.

    Other acts in violation of these rules by the relevant departments in accordance with the provisions of the relevant laws, rules and regulations.

    Breach of these rules, damage to the Yangtze River tunnel and ancillary facilities, shall bear the compensation liability constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    24th Yangtze River tunnels operating in violation of this regulation, failing to require performance of Yangtze River tunnel maintenance, repair, operation and administration of urban management administration and relevant departments should be ordered to rectify and subject to violations shall be subject to processing of the operating unit.

    25th city administrative departments and related departments to abuse their powers, neglect their duties, engages in, and shall be given administrative sanctions by the unit or by the Department constitutes a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law. 26th article of the rules take effect on August 1, 2012.