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  1. Traffic police and other enforcement agencies

    offending drivers on speed awareness or other remedial courses instead of prosecuting them. Such courses ... be trained so that they understand the practical and legal issues facing cyclists and other non-motorised ... 2016 Traffic police and other enforcement agencies Headline Message  A commitment from the police ...

    Cherry Allan - 27 Sep 2017 - 15:42

  2. Capitals for cyclists need contracts for safety

    announced this morning the launch of their new ‘World Leading Bus Safety Programme’, designed to improve ... health and safety failings concerning their drivers, and the systems they operate, lead to cyclist ... are predicting they will lead to increased penalties. Coming simultaneously with the news that a major employer ...

    DuncanDollimore - 3 Jul 2017 - 13:21

  3. Failure to fill pothole leads to cyclist's death

    Monday, 11 January 2016 Failure to fill pothole leads to cyclist's death Following the death ... cyclists and other road users to report potholes via our FillThatHole website and mobile application (on ... to fix the other reported hazards, or a failure to report the fixing of them.  As indicated above, ...

    DuncanDollimore - 4 Jul 2017 - 14:39 - 2 comments

  4. Traffic calming

    In doing so, it reduces the speed differential between them and other road users and helps make road ... can be calmed in other, more subtle ways (e.g. by making the road look narrower than it actually ... by national standards cycle training, not do the opposite- riding in the gutter, for example. Traffic calming ...

    Cherry Allan - 27 Sep 2017 - 15:42

  5. Cyclists safety and corporate irresponsibility

    and other companies in any haulage or delivery supply chain which puts drivers into commercial vehicles, ... Tim Blakemore published a chilling expose of the approach taken by Sainsbury to the training ... must be adequately trained. Presumably they have undertaken some test? Well actually Tim reported ...

    DuncanDollimore - 3 Jul 2017 - 14:50 - 4 comments

  6. Junctions and crossings

    Monday, 2 April 2012 Junctions and crossings Headline Message  Training people how to negotiate ... pedestrian and cycle crossings Cyclists tend to prefer direct routes – and safe ones, of course ... detailed views on all aspects of cycling infrastructure and these will be published in due course ...

    Cherry Allan - 27 Sep 2017 - 15:42

  7. Common driving offences

    of a series of Cycling UK briefings covering various aspects of traffic law and enforcement. Others consider ... sentencing, prosecution, the courts, the vital role of the traffic police, and driver training, testing ... seriously injured. Mobiles/other distractions: In 2015 (GB), the police thought: that mobile phone use ...

    Cherry Allan - 15 Nov 2018 - 12:24

  8. Cyclists' behaviour and the law

    Headline Message  Cyclists should behave responsibly and within the law. They pose little risk to others ... encourages cyclists to take advantage of cycle training and to be insured, making either of these compulsory ... compulsory training system for cyclists/cycles would be complex and very costly – not much less so than ...

    Cherry Allan - 15 Nov 2018 - 12:24

  9. Can you count your Worship?

    Maths training for Magistrates. Flckr creative commons Tracey Mahler By DuncanDollimore Thursday, ... accrued. The fact that, as for many others, a disqualification would impact upon his life was entirely ... point threshold, he claimed that he had no other driver in his business qualified to undertake ...

    DuncanDollimore - 3 Jul 2017 - 16:15

  10. Goods vehicles (lorries, HGVs, vans etc)

    Exemptions should be made only for specific journeys that clearly cannot be made in other ways or at other ... cannot be made in other ways or at other times, and should require lorries and their drivers ... equipment, driver training and fleet management. Local authorities should also make it a condition ...

    Cherry Allan - 31 Jan 2018 - 14:23

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