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, November 6, 2013
Cyclist Serious Injury Bicycle Alone Accident Olivers Hill, Frankston South Sunday Herald Sun April 14th 2012 Bike Fall
A CYCLIST is in hospital after coming off his bike on Olivers Hill in Frankston South
Emergency services were called to the stretch of Nepean Highway at about 9am to find the man, believed to be in his 50s, on the road.
The injured cyclist was airlifted to The Alfred hospital where he was reported to be in a serious but stable condition.