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[Link] The Biggest Problem For Cyclists Is Bad Driving

From: andrew cooke <andrew@...>

Date: Sat, 5 Aug 2017 08:30:57 -0400

“We believe this report strongly supports our view that the biggest
problem for cyclists is bad driving. With that in mind we are greatly
concerned that the government still seems fascinated with analysing
and promoting cycle helmets, the value of which appears to be
inconclusive. We believe that the government should now focus on
tackling the causes of injury which appears to be mainly inconsiderate
and dangerous driving. Reduced speed limits, stronger traffic law
enforcement and cycle-friendly road design are the solutions.”

http://bike-accidents.com/2017/08/04/risky-cycling-rarely-to-blame-for-bike-accidents-study-finds/

Andrew

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