cycling road safety

. . . They cannot travel at your speeds, they get buffeted by the gusts that your vehicle creates, feel every bump in the road, travel without three mirrors and need to work hard on every incline. Most importantly, they do not have seat belts, air bags or a safety cage. On a bike, the cyclist would be the ‘crumple zone’.

What cyclists want drivers to know . . .

Just for a moment, place yourself in the cyclists saddle . . .

J Bewley/sustrans


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