Highway Code revision could recommend cycling two abreast


Proposed changes to the highway code could see cyclists riding two by two rather than in single file in order to improve road safety.
What Not to Wear presenter apologises for saying she wants to “kill” cyclists

Fashion star sorry after 'kill cyclists' comment


Fashion adviser Susannah Constantine has apologised for saying that she wanted to "drive into cyclists wearing lycra".
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Ford develops "emoji jacket" for bike riders


Ford has taken an unexpected route with its latest safety device development: an “emoji jacket” that lets cyclists communicate with motorists.

Video: Motorist drives into cyclist "deliberately"


Surrey Police has launched a public appeal to help track down those responsible for deliberately driving into a cyclist in Epsom.

Dutch cyclist narrowly avoids being hit by train


A cyclist in The Netherlands had a very lucky escape, after nearly being struck by a passenger train on a level crossing.

Motorists encouraged to be more "bike smart"


Road safety charity Brake has called for car drivers to be more "bike smart", as part of this year's Road Safety Week awareness campaign.
Government reveals plans to spend £500k training instructors to teach cycling safety to learners

Government plans to spend £500k on cycle safety


The Department for Transport has unveiled plans to spend £500,000 training driving instructors to incorporate cycling safety into their lessons.
Revolutionary website makes sending police dangerous driving dash cam footage a doddle

Nationwide portal for bad driving vids launched


The National Dash Cam Safety Portal, a website that allows road users to send video of dangerous driving to police, could make roads safer.
HGV driver shows how you’re supposed overtake cyclists

HGV driver shows how to pass cyclists properly


When it comes to the conduct of drivers and cyclists on our roads, it’s very easy to focus on examples that shine a bad light on the situation –...
Arizona police release shocking dash cam video of the Uber self-driving car fatal crash

Police release video of self-driving Uber crash


This is the moment a self-driving Uber Volvo XC90 struck Elaine Herzberg as she was pushing her bicycle across the road in Tempe, Arizona.
The next step in pedestrian safety: airbags in clothing

Airbags are the next step in pedestrian safety


You are walking along the street minding your own business when the jacket you are wearing detects an object hurtling towards you — and in a spli
Undercover police ride bicycles and don Lycra to catch dangerous drivers

Undercover police ride bicycles to catch drivers


Police swapped panda cars for bicycles and uniforms for Lycra to catch motorists who drive dangerously close when overtaking cyclists.
Police giving rogue cyclists an easy ride

Police giving rogue cyclists an easy ride


Police were accused of turning a blind eye to antisocial cyclists last night after a sharp drop in the number of fines issued for jumping red...