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
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Pedestrian Safety Walking Bicycle Bandit Attempted Robbery Street Watch Moreland Leader May 27th 2013 CommunitySafety, Lighting,Police,CCTV
"A woman made a lucky escape from a pushbike-riding bandit who threatened to stab her...
the woman was walking home along New St (Brunswick) around 9.30pm..."
Moreland Leader May 27th 2013 "Let there be LIGHT! Lighting, Police, CCTV or Lights, Camera, Police Action" Pete Dowe Road Safety Advocate