76% of Germans cycle , of these, 51% use their bike for cycling trips and tours. Especially the number of day trips increased in 2017 (11% increase): more than one in two people cycle into the countryside, which corresponds to around 167 million day trips during leisure time. Germans also like to...
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ADFC Bicycle Travel Analysis 2018
8. March 2018 | Nachrichten > Germany
ADAC monitor „Beeing mobile in the city“ 2017
The new ADAC monitor “Beeing mobile in the city” shows, how contented inhabitants, commuters and visitors of the 15 biggest cities in Germany are with their personal mobility. There are not only differences between the cities, but also between the different road users: Car drivers, users of public...
4. December 2017 | Nachrichten > Germany
Popularity of cycling increased
On behalf of the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure a representative survey inquired the modes of transport and bicycle use by 3000 Germans.
18. September 2017 | Nachrichten > Germany
Representative survey in Germany
In the run-up to the “International PARK(ing) Day” the Allgemeine Deutsche Fahrrad-Club, ADFC (General German Bicycle AssociationCyclists' Federation), launched a representative survey. It shows that half of German citizens want more space for encounters, for walking and cycling, and 50 percent...
11. September 2017 | Nachrichten > Germany
German Insurers Accident Research (UDV)
The findings from the accident research also show that collisions between cars and unprotected road users include not just frontal collisions but other accident patterns that also need attention, particularly since technical measures can be taken to address these accident patterns.
28. August 2017 | Nachrichten > Germany
National Diesel Forum
The funds for cycling promotion of the Federal Government raises to a total of 200 million Euro per year. The funds are, besides cycle highways, for urban model project, i.e. combination of cycling with other means of transport as well as the implementation of cycling in intelligent traffic...
2. August 2017 | Nachrichten > Germany
Almost every second person killed through traffic accidents were car passenger (1,531 dead persons) every sixth was driver or passenger of a motorcycle or scooter (536), every seventh a pedestrian (490) and every eighth person a cyclist (393).
14. July 2017 | Nachrichten > Germany
The Federal association of Austrian cycling initiatives “Radlobby Österreich” reports on a study on behalf the advisory board for traffic safety KFC on cycling along parking zones and its risk.
4. July 2017 | Nachrichten > Austria
Analyses on behalf of the Bundesanstalt für Straßenwesen BASt (Federal Highway Research Institute) shows the necessity for a deeper knowledge on typical visual and acoustical perception processes of cyclists.
28. December 2016 | Nachrichten > Germany
Cycling safety for refugees and migrants
The guideline "Cycling safety for refugees and migrants" by the Deutscher Verkehrssicherheitsrat e. V. (German Road Safety Council) and the Deutsche Verkehrswacht (DVW) provide suggestions for special cycle trainings. It consists of four modules in theory and practice, contains important English...
18. December 2016 | Nachrichten > Germany