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Fukuoka Police Promote Safe Cycling During “Bicycle Month”

May is designated as “Bicycle Month” in Fukuoka, with police conducting awareness campaigns to promote safe cycling practices. On May 8, police intensified enforcement across 35 locations, focusing on traffic manners and the use of helmets, which have been mandated since last April. Despite these efforts, helmet usage remains low at 10%. Police emphasize that wearing a helmet significantly reduces the risk of fatal injuries in accidents, demonstrating a commitment to enhancing road safety for cyclists. Source: Fukuoka Police official X / KBC

Fukuoka Police Promote Safe Cycling During "Bicycle Month"

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Fukuoka Prefecture
Published: May 9, 2024 / Last Updated: May 9, 2024

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