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Cycle superhighway in London
9. February 2016 | Schwerpunktthema >
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31. October 2015 | Schwerpunktthema >
Cycle street in Houten, Netherlands

The term 'cycle highways' denotes high-quality cycle paths that offer a direct connection between home and work. They allow users to cycle at a constant speed with relatively low energy expenditure because the routes are free of intersections (under- and overpasses), consist of linear stretches...

1. December 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Die Alterung der Gesellschaft und das Fahrrad

Independent mobility in old age has a high value in terms of maintaining private contacts and networks, maintaining physical fitness and running day-to-day errands. Traffic planning must respond to the specific safety requirements of older people, in particularly by creating clearly laid out...

1. November 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Gesundheitsförderung und Rad fahren

Cycling offers positive health benefits to almost everybody. However, the type of cycling and level of intensity people engage in varies from person to person. Especially for people with little time for exercise, cycling to work is a good opportunity to integrate physical activity into day-to-...

1. October 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Employees use cycling for their trip to work

Mobility management strategies can be pursued at regional or municipal level, but also at the level of an individual company; it often includes a combination of various strategies for action, such as information and consulting measures as well as image campaigns, but also infrastructural...

31. January 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Ökonomische Effekte des Radverkehrs

As cycling is on the rise, bike-related sectors are increasingly seen as lucrative industries. Cycling has become an important component of tourism in Germany. The most important economic factor regarding the rise in bicycle use, however, is the substitution of car traffic with cycling due to...

1. March 2011 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Wall map "the world"
School traffic
The school project focus on 10-13 year olds. By encouraging them to cycle or walk to school the number of lifts in cars will be reduced. Every fortnight the class’s total distance of cycling and walking was registered on a very large world map.
15. February 2008 | Praxisbeispiel > Sweden
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