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Why 20mph is plenty for Edinburgh (and other places)

…clear safety benefits of 20mph speed limits for all road users, there are also other benefits to keeping the speed of motor vehicles below 20mph in built up areas. These…

20mph speed limit proposals – South Edinburgh

…collisions. There are also other benefits to having a lower speed limit: Reducing the speed limit from 30mph to 20mph reduces noise by 3 decibels. Not only is traffic noise…

More on Edinburgh’s proposed 20mph speed limit

…appear that there are those who are objecting to any reduction in the speed limits. Well, my attitudes to anti speed limit campaigners can be expressed by substituting “speed limit”…

Edinburgh 20 mph speed limit zone gets the go-ahead

…However, there is no evidence from other cities which have introduced 20 mph speed limits to support this. The evidence is that lower speed limits tend to smooth traffic flows…

What are 20mph speed limits for?

…support wardens carry out regular speed checks at schools, advising motorists of 20mph limits. — LBPolice(@LBP_Police) June 19, 2012 @kim_harding you are right LBP said #20mph are not enforced but…

Finally 20 mph limit to go ahead across Edinburgh

…Will there be enforcement of the speed limits within the city? While the trial 20 mph speed limit zone on the Southside has proved to be popular with those living…

World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

speed limits has, so far, only been used to raise the speed limit for heavy goods vehicles using the A9. This is a retrograde step as Holyrood does not have…

A few images of the “Quality Bike Corridor” Edinburgh

20mph limit: ^looking south (end of 20mph) ^looking north (start of 20mph) Northern end of the 20mph limit: ^looking south (start of 20mph) ^looking north (end of 20mph) It is…

Every Kilometre Cycled Benefits Society

…been devolved to the Scottish Government, to lower the national speed limit in built up areas (defined as places where the street lighting columns are < 185 m apart) from…

Manifesto suggestions for active travel

…cyclist ran into the back of it, then the motorist would not be liable (as is currently the case for crashes between motorists). Reduce speed limits in built up areas…

Crisscrossing in the Lothians

speed limit, with very little notice tells you to turn right on to an off-road cycle path. View Larger Map The last place you want to execute a right turn…

A proposed eight point manifesto for safer cycling

…drivers must improve and cycle safety should become a core part of the driving test. 20mph should become the default speed limit in residential areas where there are no cycle…

Manifesto suggestions for active travel revisited

…reduction in road casualties of up to 42%. Enforce the speed limits. Drivers who speed are more likely to be involved in collisions, and they are also more likely to…

A short ride around an inland sea

…on the road with traffic for the first time. The interesting thing about this was that the speed limit was 30 Km/h (18 mph) and the riding was very much…

Why no posts?

…bus lane, I took a certain delight in free wheeling past a car travelling at the 30 mph speed limit, especially as this was perfectly legal. Section 84 of the…

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