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by Steady rider
16 Jun 2019, 8:42pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: Father calls for cycle ban(after son's death)
Replies: 13
Views: 596

Re: Father calls for cycle ban(after son's death)

Not sure of precise location but from Google maps looks like the main road likely provides the most direct route. They should provide cycle paths.

https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@50.72497 ... 6656?hl=en
by Steady rider
15 Jun 2019, 7:59am
Forum: Helmets sub-forum
Topic: Helmet discussions in York
Replies: 44
Views: 1624

Re: Helmet discussions in York

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L_-wVOMLS7w Some helmet laws have been repealed. Helmet requirements damage bike hire schemes, set the scene for reducing compensation to people not wearing, increase the accident rate, discourage cycling with the health and environmental consequences. It is good for ...
by Steady rider
13 Jun 2019, 8:57pm
Forum: Helmets sub-forum
Topic: Helmet discussions in York
Replies: 44
Views: 1624

Re: Helmet discussions in York

In the event of an accident and compensation could such details as on U tube be used in a court or compensation issue?
by Steady rider
6 Jun 2019, 5:02pm
Forum: Helmets sub-forum
Topic: Helmet discussions in York
Replies: 44
Views: 1624

Re: Helmet discussions in York

"more research is needed" was specific to the increased number of deaths not involving motor vehicles, e.g for New Zealand they increased, for 5 year periods, 9, 10, 12, 16, 29. For Canada and the USA they also seem to have increased. This would require a very detailed examination in case ...
by Steady rider
6 Jun 2019, 9:12am
Forum: Helmets sub-forum
Topic: Helmet discussions in York
Replies: 44
Views: 1624

Re: Helmet discussions in York

https://www.cycle-helmets.com/zealand_helmets.html New Zealand section, provides details mentioned by the first presenter, up to 121% increased risk. NZ provides both injury data and hours cycled. https://www.cyclehelmets.org/1250.html Table 1 shows the increased risk for children and teenagers http...
by Steady rider
5 Jun 2019, 7:53pm
Forum: Helmets sub-forum
Topic: Helmet discussions in York
Replies: 44
Views: 1624

Re: Helmet discussions in York

It may have been clearer if the power point displays for speakers one and three could have been shown in addition to the close up of the speakers.

The 85% claim for the Seattle study is disputed by Zeegers in 2015, Overestimation of the effectiveness of the bicycle helmet by the use of odds ratios.
by Steady rider
1 Jun 2019, 7:28pm
Forum: Cycling UK Topics and Discussions
Topic: Cycling UK conference and agm
Replies: 12
Views: 463

Re: Cycling UK conference and agm

Yes it starts at 9.30 am, may finish at 6.00 pm, bit of long day perhaps. Not many motions I assume. Probably need to review for next year.
by Steady rider
1 Jun 2019, 4:28pm
Forum: Helmets sub-forum
Topic: Helmet discussions in York
Replies: 44
Views: 1624

Re: Helmet discussions in York

https://www.york.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/public-lectures/summer-2019/cycle-helmets/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Events%20wc%2027%20May%2019&utm_content=Events%20wc%2027%20May%2019+CID_23c19e4e6d6d4cabddf84dc7b03ac734&utm_source=Public%20lectures%20newsletter&utm_term=Safety%20...
by Steady rider
31 May 2019, 9:31pm
Forum: Cycling UK Topics and Discussions
Topic: Cycling UK conference and agm
Replies: 12
Views: 463

Re: Cycling UK conference and agm

https://www.cyclinguk.org/bikeweek

perhaps it could have been a date outside of bike week?

starting at 4.00 pm seems bit late.
by Steady rider
29 May 2019, 11:34am
Forum: Helmets sub-forum
Topic: Where have all the helmets gone....?
Replies: 10
Views: 560

Re: Where have all the helmets gone....?

Are the handlebars wider than normal?
by Steady rider
29 Apr 2019, 7:31pm
Forum: Helmets sub-forum
Topic: Event helmet cobblers
Replies: 101
Views: 4576

Re: Event helmet cobblers

The reductions in cycling in NZ were accompanied by increased injury rates. Between 1989 and 2012, fatal or serious injuries per million hours of cycling increased by 86% for children (from 49 to 91), 181% for teenagers (from 18 to 51) and 64% for adults (from 23 to 38).[28] Two recent studies also...
by Steady rider
22 Apr 2019, 8:06pm
Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
Topic: East Ridng rural village under threat
Replies: 21
Views: 6308

Re: East Ridng rural village under threat

https://www.gofundme.com/no-mega-prison-at-full-sutton

Another protest against the prison plans is on Saturday 11th May in Stamford Bridge.