1,5 m ?
visual identity MediaApproximately three thousand injured cyclists and four thousand traffic accidents involving cyclists and motorists a year ? these are the numbers that some top athletes have decided to attack. "Let's respect each other. We want motorists to overtake cyclists
1.5 meters away," says project initiator Roman Kreuziger, a multiple participant in the Tour de France. He is joined by Slovak cycling star Peter Sagan, motorcyclist Filip Sala?, Olympians Petr Vako? and Jaroslav Kulhavý, The Autoclub of the Czech Republic and the Czech traffic police. That
1.5 m is the appropriate safe distance is a conclusion of a number of scientific studies and as such it is enshrined in law in many European states. In Central Europe, it is currently a symbol of a more universal campaign for greater consideration on the road: "The risk of an accident affects everyone, whether you are training for the Tour or going to buy groceries to your local deli.