Paris wants to become world capital of cycling and the whole world is watching
Paris wants to become the world capital of cycling. The French capital's ambitious project has drawn accolades from all around the planet but pro-cycling measures and policies have been slowly spreading all around France -- like in the host city of Velo-city 2015, Nantes --, not just in Paris.
Cycling fatalities: much higher risk of getting killed by a lorry than a bus in London
Heavy Goods Vehicles are involved in a massive amount of fatal collisions all around Europe, in some countries more than a third of cycling fatalities are a result of a collision with a lorry. ECF's Road Safety Policy Officer Ceri Woolsgrove looked into the separate data on HGV and bus collisions with cyclists in London and found that there is a much higher risk of an HGV being involved in a fatal accident with a cyclist than a bus.