As FTA continues their cycling safety campaign they were pleased to support the InTANDEM Competition – ‘Design a safer cycling sign’, launched earlier this year which challenged designers to create a new warning symbol to reduce large vehicle and cycle collisions.

Cycling-safety-sign-ticks-all-the-right-boxes-says-FTAThe contest was open to all road users and received huge response from entries, with the first prize going to Huw Gwilliam, who will be presented with his £1000 prize at Westminster Palace, London on Monday 25th June, 2012 by Julian Huppert, Cambridge MP.

Sponsored by ‘How’s My Driving’ (, the UK’s first driving feedback service for conscientious drivers; the competition was for a new design which would remind drivers to be extra vigilant in their watch for riders and warn cyclists that extra care is needed when passing along the inside of large vehicles.

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