Blocked Traffic Island Ramps

Equipment and On Road Behaviour, Laws and Rules. Cycling Promotion and Advocacy

Blocked Traffic Island Ramps

Postby Downhill » Wed Nov 30, 2011 10:52 pm

It seems that every time I cross over a dual carriage way via the traffic islands, I come up against a car that has stopped at the white line and totally blocked the access between the island and the connecting path. (I'll give credit where it's due though - the car immediately behind them almost invariably waves me through).

Maybe the white lines should be shifted further back and the ramps positioned forward of them (preferably within a green zone)? Or possibly position the ramps further back so that cyclists can at least pass behind the first car in the line?
Today's effort = Tomorrows reward.
2010 Oppy C6
Downhill
 
Posts: 354
Joined: Thu Sep 30, 2010 1:11 am
Location: WA

Return to Cycling Safety and Advocacy

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users



Popular Bike Shops
Torpedo 7 Torpedo7 AU
Ground Effect Ground Effect NZ
Chain Reaction Cycles CRC UK
Wiggle Wiggle UK
Ebay Ebay AU



InTouch with BNA
“Bicycles BNA Twitter
“Bicycles BNA Facebook
“Google+ BNA Google+
“Bicycles BNA Newsletter