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
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Motoring Drink Drive .229 blood alcohol content (BAC) Unlicensed driver with toddler four times over the .05 blood alcohol limit The Age May 31st 2014
Unlicensed driver travelling with toddler blows four times over the blood alcohol limit
May 31, 2014
An unlicensed driver travelling with a three-year-old child has been caught driving with a blood alcohol reading more than four times the legal limit in Melbourne.
The car, a Holden sedan, was pulled over in Carrum Downs on Friday afternoon, police said.
The driver, a 42-year-old Skye man, tested positive to alcohol and was taken to a police station, where he allegedly blew .229.
He was charged with drink-driving and unlicensed driving.