PASSING DISTANCE * Australia: Between cyclists and trucks
* Queensland - To trial passing distance technology
--- The Queensland Government will trial technology to enforce the minimum passing distance between cyclists and motorists... According to Main Roads and Road Safety Minister, Mark Bailey, the State Government was putting safety first by seeking technology to help better understand compliance with the road rules... We want to identify available devices that can measure the passing distance between cyclists and motorists to help keep people safe while sharing the road,” he said... Minister Bailey said the rule was implemented following a successful two-year trial, which required motorists to provide one-metre distance when passing at 60km/h or less and a metre and a half over 60km/h...
Brisbane, QLD, Australia - Prime Mover magazine - 25th, September 2016