Archive for the safety Category

How our sense of sight lets us down

I bumped into this article via the CTC forums. It describes how human vision works and looks at the limitations our sense of sight has in the situations that confront us when in traffic. It is well worth a read both as a cyclist or non-cyclist. http://www.londoncyclist.co.uk/raf-pilot-teach-cyclists/

Avoiding the Door Zone

Avoiding the Door Zone This has been reasonably well publicised on forums but is a good introduction to the problems of the ‘Door Zone’ for cyclists. This is the area of the road where the doors of parked cars will open into. Although cars and hence car doors are generally smaller here in Europe, so […]