Cycling against the car culture

An excellent post by a barrister who looks  in detail at specific legal cases and concludes that strict liability would help The Cycling Lawyer: Cycling against the car culture.

The heavier and faster the vehicle you chose to control, the more danger you present to others.  A recognition that this imposes a correspondingly greater duty and, in the event of accident, comes with a burden of proof may constitute one small step towards the shift in culture required

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