The 1.5m rule and why New Zealand needs to make it law

The 1.5m rule and why New Zealand needs to make it law

The New Zealand Road Code recommends that motorists “Give cyclists plenty of room when passing them. Ideally, allow at least 1.5 metres between you and the cyclist.” However, this lacks the force of the law and despite a long-standing campaign by Cycling Action...
So how did the Netherlands do it?

So how did the Netherlands do it?

Anyone who has ever visited Amsterdam knows that the city belongs to the cyclists. The city is equipped with an elaborate network of cycle-paths and lanes that are safe and convenient. It is not just Amsterdam, although it is the most famous, that has this network of...