View Full Version : Scheme launched to help UK bikers avoid ‘blackspots’
24th August 2004, 23:13
An online scheme which aims to help motorcyclists avoid accident black spots is being launched.
‘Your Route to a Better Ride’ which can be found on the Handle it or Lose it website (http://www.handleitorloseit.com/) encourages riders to share information about hazardous road conditions.
24th August 2004, 23:20
now thats a bloody good idea.
We do that occasionally on here.
maybee when organising a ride if ya know of hazard spots you could post it on the thread
25th August 2004, 02:13
Yeah,great idea.Went for a 50 mile run on my favourite bit of road last night.Taking it nice and easy which was just as well as some clod had lost a load of grit on a corner which would have had me off if I had been going at my usual pace.Came round the corner and there it was,nice,same situation nearly had me stuffing my bike into a stone wall last year.
25th August 2004, 02:29
Just had a look at that site Bob,pretty impressive.got a sense that maybe it`s from the M.O.T. or the Police in an attempt to get the message across without putting people off.loads of good stuff on there particularly for newcomers to biking.
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