01 July, 2014

Advocacy

School is out for summer and I'm on leave with my baby!


Interesting In the news:

Paris launches first kid bike-share.


Yet again research shows the biggest indicator of bike safety is popularity.
Denver law enforcement realizing why:

1. Drivers need to expect cyclists. You don't see things simply because they are "visible" you see what you are actively looking for.
2. More bikes sharing the road "calms" or slows the top speeds of drivers.
3. Reducing the top speed of drivers saves lives and injury to everyone!

Research confirms "build it and they will come" applies to highways and bike paths alike...