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Old December 3rd 19, 05:38 PM posted to uk.rec.cycling,uk.transport,uk.rec.driving
Nick Finnigan
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Default What is the biggest cause of road accidents in the UK?

On 02/12/2019 20:25, Bod wrote:
On 02/12/2019 20:19, JNugent wrote:
On 02/12/2019 20:15, Bod wrote:

The most common cause of accidents is to driver error. Over 100,000
(108,479) crashes occured in the UK due to cars suddenly braking,
drivers failing to look properly, poor car maneuvering and/or loss of
control.2 Jul 2018


That total is not correct.


How interesting.

What does it have to do with cycling?

Cyclists cause a fraction of that amount of accidents

The figure given probably includes about 3% which are cyclist error
rather than driver error.
 




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