Road Safety Luxembourg – Highway Code modified – Cyclists and pedestrians

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keywords: traffic rules, road safety, minimum distance overtaking bicycles, luxembourg. As of 1 May 2018 the Luxembourg Highway Code will be amended to take into account 9 new measures for cyclists and pedestrians. After a several months long study comparing laws and practices in 8 European countries (Germany, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Austria, Spain and Switzerland), these amendments to the Luxembourg Highway Code will give a greater safety for bike users and pedestrians. – Flagship and expected measure by cyclists, the implementation of a lateral distance of 1.5m to…

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ROAD SAFETY – 30 KM/H ZONES GENERALISED IN CITIES

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keywords: road safety, zone 30, pedestrians, prevention, ministry of infrastructures, luxembourg. The series of pedestrians injured or even killed in Luxembourg in recent weeks is worrying. And even if over the last 5 years, nearly 65% ​​of collisions between a vehicle and a pedestrian occurred in the dark, authorities do not remain unanswered. In a joint campaign last October the Grand Ducale Police and Road Safety Luxembourg have promoted and distributed 10,000 reflective armbands and encouraged pedestrians to use them to be more visible in the dark, especially in the…

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ROAD SAFETY LUXEMBOURG – ON THE ROAD BE VISIBLE

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keywords: road safety, pedestrians, children, visibililty, gitt siichtbar, luxembourg. With the winter approaching, the days are getting shorter and the road users are finding themselves in darkness for longer, especially for the most vulnerable children, pedestrians and joggers. Government and Road Safety Luxembourg launch “Gitt Siichtbar” campaign to raise awareness among road users of the benefits of being visible by: encouraging vulnerable road users to make themselves visible, for example by wearing light clothing and even better by using reflective accessories; calling on drivers to redouble their attention and adapt…

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