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Road Safety Week Blog

A collection of views from around the UK on the topics of Bike Smart and Road Safety Week. These blogs are aimed to inform and inspire people to take action and raise awareness during 2018 and beyond. Contributions are from partners, researchers and campaigners, where views expressed are those of the contributor and do not necessarily represent those of Brake or its employees.
Nov
02

Kwik Fit's advice for Bike Smart drivers

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Rebecca Taylor, from the Kwik Fit digital team, shares Kwik Fit’s top tips for drivers to help keep cyclists safe on the road.

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Oct
24

Be Nice, Say Hi - advice for cyclists from the British Horse Society

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British Horse Society's Director of Safety, Alan Hiscox, explains why they teamed up with Cycling UK to launch a campaign to better understand how cyclists and horse riders are vulnerable and how they can pass each other safely both on and off the road.

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Oct
18

Have you done your POWDERY checks? Top tips for motorcyclists from IAM RoadSmart

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Richard Gladman, IAM RoadSmart’s head of driving and riding standards, gives his top tips for motorcyclists to ensure they are safe before every journey.

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Oct
09

Being social about road safety

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With less then six weeks to go until UK Road Safety Week, police social media consultant Sgt Neil Dewson-Smith shares his views on why social media is key to running a successful road safety campaign.

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Sep
28

The power of infrastructure

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Chief engineer Mark Philpotts has recently returned from a cycling trip to northern Europe. Here, he shares his views on how decent road designs can benefit cycling.

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