Was cycling across a road in the city yesterday and got told off by a non-cyclist walking the other way. It was on a pedestrian crossing . I checked the rules when I got home and sure enough , it is…Continue
"The vehicle was initially behind me, and overtook to cut me off. I had riding at about 5 km/h, being cautious near crossings when some drivers bully pedestrians. If I had been riding at 30 km/h, I might have crossed the left traffic…"
"Obviously the driver should have given way.
But, we need to be aware that there's a learning curve here. Drivers backing out of driveways had to get used to cyclists on the footpath, but at least there was a bit of a media campaign announcing…"
"There has long been a road rule for vehicles turning left to give way to pedestrians and cyclists. Also a rule that a cyclist carrying relevant medical certificate is permitted to ride on the footpath and crossings. Now all cyclists are permitted to…"
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