Confused.com Reveals the Danger of Cycle Rage

Confused.com Reveals the Danger of Cycle Rage.

Confused.com reveals the danger of cycle rage

-Confused.com reveals the danger of cycle rage-

21 Nov, 2011

  • ‘Cycle rage’ grips the UK: Confused.com reveals danger with new mapping tool
  • Almost 12% of drivers say cyclists should pay road tax
  • More than one in eight cyclists have been knocked off their bike by a motorist

Cyclist and motorist rage is in the spotlight this Road Safety Week (21-27 November 2011), and both cyclists and car owners have strong feelings about how to handle it according to car insurancecomparison site, Confused.com.

Both cyclists and motorists are turning to social media to report incidents of road related anger with Confused.com identifying 2,674 tweets mentioning both ‘road rage’ and ‘cyclist’ during the first nine months of this year. In response to this emerging danger, Confused.com has created an interactive map that both cyclists and drivers can use to pinpoint rage blackspots.

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Read the full story here: Confused.Com

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One response to “Confused.com Reveals the Danger of Cycle Rage

  1. Pit

    Even if this article refers to Great Britain, the problem [motorists vs, bicyclists] is the same in the USA, and especially down here in Texas.

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