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Pedestrian and Cyclist Safety in Toronto (PDF)

Some fascinating data here.

  <ul>        <li>the rates for major and fatal injuries among pedestrians and cyclists are the same (cyclists have more collisions but they are less likely to be serious)</li>      <li>84% and 87% of pedestrian and cyclist injuries and fatalities occur on arterial roads</li>      <li>two thirds of collisions occur in intersections</li>        <li>sharrows are useless</li>       <li>in two thirds of collisions with pedestrians, they had the right of way</li>    </ul>
• June 22, 2015, 12:57 pm |