Cycling is about "Safe exercise" and "Safe low-emission travel" The Health and Fitness objective is UNDERMINED if the means of exercise is UNSAFE! This blog STRONGLY OPPOSES certain reforms VicRoads is currently considering: “cyclists could be allowed to treat red lights as Give Way signs. And the same could also APPLY at pedestrian lights."
Also "PERMITTING cyclists, riding cautiously, to proceed past a stationary tram;" "allowing teenagers to ride on footpaths"(Herald Sun)PDowe
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Motorist Death Fatality Collision with Street-sweeper Foster Prom Country Vic The Age
"...the sweeper then collided with the car that had been overtaken by the BMW."
"The sweeper ended up on top of the car, crushing it and killing its driver,
a Leongatha woman, 51."
"The driver of the sweeper, also female,
received minor injuries and was conveyed to hospital in shock"