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High traffic fatalities fell to 32,367 in 2011, the lowest level since 1949 and a 1.9 percent decrease from the previous year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported on Monday.
While people are generally encouraged to use their bikes to get to work, school, or play for a variety of beneficial reasons, safety concerns are frequently cited as the explanation for not using pedal power to get around.
According to this year’s copy of the Mayor’s Management Report, one area where NYC prides itself is showing some signs of slipping, slowly making life more dangerous for the many pedestrians who walk the city streets and sidewalks.
The Active Travel programme has now made it even easier to walk or cycle to the London 2012 Games, with the introduction of new maps, guides walks and cycles, and cycling services and facilities.
With research showing that 25 per cent of Brisbane drivers have had a near miss with a cyclist, NRMA is urging drivers and cyclists to share the road to help reduce the risk of a collision*.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.