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Cyclists’ Anger After Minister’s ‘Road Users’ Comment
Cyclists’ Anger After Minister’s ‘Road Users’ Comment
The cycling community is up in arms over Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling’s suggestion that cyclists aren’t “road users”. James Pritchard, a cycling law expert at Macks Solicitors, says politicians should be encouraging cyclists, not alienating them. Click here for the full story. …
Cyclists Will Suffer Under ‘Whiplash’ Reforms
Cyclists Will Suffer Under ‘Whiplash’ Reforms
Injured cyclists will be among the unintended victims of government plans aimed at stamping out fraudulent whiplash claims, a personal injury lawyer is warning. Ministers are currently considering proposals to make compensation no longer payable for “soft tissue” injuries suffered in road accidents, which insurers …
Go Dutch For Road Safety Week
Go Dutch For Road Safety Week
This Road Safety Week cycling solicitor James Pritchard is calling on motorists to adopt a simple technique that he says could save lives and avoid countless horrific “dooring” accidents every year. The manoeuvre – known as “Dutch Reach” because it started in the Netherlands – …
Cycling Chiefs Urged To Remember Teesside
Cycling Chiefs Urged To Remember Teesside
Cycling solicitor James Pritchard has appealed to the organisers of the 2019 UCI Road World Championships not to overlook Teesside when they sit down to plan the race’s route. The UCI management committee announced this week that Yorkshire had seen off competitors from Canada, Colombia, …
Train Firm Admits Storing Bikes In Disabled Loos
Train Firm Admits Storing Bikes In Disabled Loos
Eurostar has been criticised for using disabled toilets to store bikes on some of the firm’s trains between Britain and France. The operator has admitted the practice has taken place on an occasional basis but said it has only ever been a temporary step. The …
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