In which I ask that you write to your MP about road legislation.
I’m no lawyer, but from a road user’s perspective I think there are certain important legislative changes which can make a difference to safety.
Enough is enough. The law is incapable of protecting people on the road. We need to start asking questions of it.
Sentencing guidelines for motoring offences are too lenient; but if we address that issue then let’s not just grab headlines, let’s actually improve road safety.
More on why segregation puts cyclists at risk, even in relatively freely-flowing traffic.
The good news is that cyclists’ safety has become a multi-day front page campaign for a major national newspaper. The bad news is that what they’re pushing for is arguably harmful for cyclists’ safety.