Cycle Safety Action Plan
The objectives of the plan are to:
Here are three examples of our Cycle Safety Action Plan in action:
Large numbers of lorry drivers are working on the Crossrail project. To make sure they drive safely near cyclists, we give truck drivers special cycle awareness training.
We're encouraging heavy goods vehicle operators to fit special cycle safety technology on their vehicles. This includes sensors and cameras that tell a driver when a cyclist or pedestrian is near.
Our Growing Cycling campaign promotes cycle training across London. After completing the training, 76% of people said they felt safer cycling on London's roads.
Watch a training video for Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) drivers and cyclists on our cycling safety advice page.