It’s pretty clear that there are a lot of people who don’t like speed cameras. I’m one of them. But my objections are based on what I’ve observed by training drivers and riders. I think I know what makes people safe and what makes them dangerous. By and large, compliance with a posted speed limit does not come into either category. I’ve trained plenty of dangerous drivers who’d never exceed a limit and plenty of fine ones who would – happily.
So a great deal of speed camera policy stands or falls on the stats. And there lies a rather large problem. Here’s why… Continue reading