02 Nov '12, 12pm

Drumbeat: November 2, 2012

Concerns about safety are a significant barrier to cycling in most places. Numerous surveys have found that one of the primary reasons people in North America avoid bike commuting is because they tend to see it as dangerous, largely because of car traffic. Bicycle fatality rates are nearly four times higher in the United States than in Denmark. One reason why cyclists in Denmark are safer than those in more car-dependent countries is that with bicycles, safety comes in numbers. According to studies conducted in America, Europe, and Australia, as the number of cyclists in a city goes up, the rate of injuries goes down. The explanation is that in cities where bicycle commuters are few, drivers do not expect them or adequately prepare for sharing the road. No matter how safe, fast, convenient, and inexpensive bike commuting can be made, however, it won’t be adopted if it can’...

Full article: http://www.theoildrum.com/node/9598

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Drumbeat: November 3, 2012

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Drumbeat: November 5, 2012

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Drumbeat: November 10, 2012

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Drumbeat: November 9, 2012

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Drumbeat: October 31, 2012

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