Posts Tagged “safety”

How London Is Saving Lives With 20 MPH Zones

By | March 23, 2010

The standard speed limit in London, as in New York, is 30 mph. Since 2001, however, London has built more than four hundred 20 mph zones, as described in a 2009 report by the London Assembly [PDF]. The zones are located in residential neighborhoods or near areas of high pedestrian activity, like schools. As of last year, […]

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LA Police Chief vows to better protect cyclists, train officers on biker rights

By | February 25, 2010

Los Angeles Police Department Chief Charlie Beck told a group of bicycle advocates that department-wide training would be implemented to highlight the rights of bicyclists on the road and ensure that officers know how to deal with incidents involving bikes. more Via the LA Times, via BikerooTO on Twitter

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