There is definitely room for improvement in The Netherlands, Of course all the issues that are addressed towards non-cyclists in that article apply to The Netherlands as well,
but with the huge amount of cyclists in this country, it really goes both ways.
A car driver is supposed to judge the speed of a cyclist, but the same goes for that cyclist;
Because of the high amount of cyclists in my country, there's also a large amount of careless riders who will take a left turn without even looking, thinking cars will slow down regardless of whether they have right of way or not.
I've spent my lifetime riding my bike (the last 20 years) and only a few years (about 3) driving my car, but so far I can already say that I've had most near-accidents with my car because some cyclists will carelessly cut me off while I'm right behind them.
This issue usually occurs with the people who ride their bikes to go to school, work, or wherever they need to be.
The people who ride for sports/health reasons tend to look where they are going a whole lot better, which is probably because of their own increased speed, making it that much more important to ride safely while sharing the road with others.
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