Awareness and Education
Raising the Profile of Safer Streets
Providing safe conditions for cycling is an important and popular topic within Handshake. Information campaigns supported by infrastructure can help reiterate to all street users their responsibilities for looking after one another and acting safely.
Safety in numbers
Handshake cities will together learn how to choose from and apply the many types of measure ranging from closing streets ("open streets"), providing educational street and using social media. Targeting different settings and audiences will be considered from schools to new cyclists, old citizens and car drivers.