Clare Cyclists Welcome Plans For Minimum Passing Distance For Motorists

The Clare Cycle Safety Initiative are welcoming plans to introduce a minimum passing distance for motorists to observe when overtaking a cyclist.

Under proposals laid out by Fine Gael, a fine of 80 euro and three penalty points would be imposed for drivers who fail to adhere to the new rules.

John Moloney of the Clare Cycle Safety Initiative says adressing speed limits on rural roads is crucial in tackling the problem