Re: Hybrid Cars: An unexpected complaint
- On 04/10/2007, at 12:04 AM, Julia Thompson wrote:
>Yes. I was being sarcastic there. :-)
> Most of the cyclists I know are responsible and will use their
> bells if
> they're approaching an intersection with pedestrians waiting to cross.
> Banning bicycles is not the answer, penalizing irresponsible
> behavior by
> cyclists is.
> (Most cyclists tend to be significantly moreThat's because of the imbalance in power. An accident that would
> safety-conscious than many drivers, I've noticed.)
minorly inconvenience a car driver could kill a cyclist.
(Says Charlie, sitting here in a fluoro windvest, about to get on his
bike and ride to work...)
As for audible crossings at intersections, they all are in Victoria,
and across Australia (and they vibrate for the deaf-blind too...).
- On 13/10/2007, at 11:59 AM, Ronn! Blankenship wrote:
>>LOL Fair enough. Bit of a sense of humour failure last night - lost
>> I was being ironic.
> Me, too! Don't stop now!
my pannier with wallet, housekeys, work pass, work blackberry, mobile
phone... fortunately it was handed in to the cops and i got it back.
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