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In 2012 the police registered 74,776 cyclists having an accident on German roads, 406 cyclists were killed. Although the numbers are not satisfactory: Compared to the year 1992, the number of cyclists killed decreased by 55.2 percent - despite the strong increase in cycling within the last 20 years.
10. July 2013 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Image/Kampagnen: Radfahrwerbung zur Verkehrssicherheit in London
Cycling Expertise
File of the Week , S-9/2012: One of the most pressing issues for cycling promotion is to increase road safety – both in objective terms by reducing the number of accidents and in subjective terms by increasing people’s perceived level of safety while cycling. The 'traffic climate' and hence the...
3. March 2013 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Mädchen mit dem Fahrrad unterwegs
Cycling Expertise
File of the Week , S-6/2012: Children on Bicycles – Pupil surveys continue to show that children and adolescents want to use their bikes; but parental safety concerns and inadequate traffic situations often put a stop to these wishes.
20. January 2013 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Kreisverkehr an der Einfahrt zur Ortsdurchfahrt Wabern bei Bern

The interaction between road users entering the roundabout and those who are on the circulatory carriageway is negotiated in flexible processes. The interaction of road users is not controlled by a central system such as traffic lights at each entry; instead, road users self-organise priority at...

1. October 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Fahrbahnmarkierung für direktes Linksabbiegen von Fahrradfahrern

The German cycling design standards, which have been developed on the basis of accident research, offer a wide spectrum of design concepts to provide safe cycle facilities for a variety of different situations.

1. August 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Unfallrisiken beim Rad fahren

The increase in road safety was not matched by similar cycling safety gains in Germany in recent years. Accidents involving cyclists are still part and parcel of the transport system. In general, key factors are the behaviour of road users, the infrastructure, and the technology (of both bikes...

1. August 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Radfahrer auf einer Sternfahrt
Cycling Safety
Keynote Presentation at Velo-City Global 2012
1. July 2012 | Nachrichten > Weltweit
Radfahrerin in London
The Mayor and Transport for London (TfL) have launched a new campaign warning cyclists of the dangers of undertaking lorries.
26. October 2010 | Nachrichten > UK
Substituting a small number of short car trips with bicycle trips.
20. October 2010 | Nachrichten > Niederlande
Radfahrer auf einer Sternfahrt
Great Britain
The data show that the places with the highest cycle use – York, Cambridgeshire and Hull – are also the safest places to cycle.
7. May 2009 | Nachrichten > UK


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