Cycling: Safety

Department for Transport written question – answered at on 23 January 2023.

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Photo of Rupa Huq Rupa Huq Labour, Ealing Central and Acton

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether he has taken recent steps to help encourage cyclists to (a) wear helmets and (b) turn on bicycle lights when cycling in the dark.

Photo of Jesse Norman Jesse Norman Minister of State (Department for Transport)

The THINK! road safety campaign promotes best practice in cycling, including wearing helmets and the correct use of bicycle lights.

The THINK! website also provides educational resources for children, such as Tales of the Road, which encourages helmet-wearing and reinforces the importance of using bicycle lights from a young age.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes14 people think so

No3 people think not

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