Video aims to held keep cy­clists safe

The Oban Times - - NEWS -

A VIDEO has been re­leased by Po­lice Scot­land that in­forms cy­clists on how to keep their bikes in work­ing or­der.

Con­sta­ble Andy Whitlie, a serv­ing po­lice­man and keen cy­clist, walks view­ers through the me­chan­ics of a bike and iden­ti­fies key ar­eas on the ve­hi­cle that need to be main­tained to keep you safe while on the road. PC Whitlie also pro­vides ad­vice on the type of cloth­ing and emer­gency kit cy­clists should have with them.

The video was cre­ated as part of the Po­lice Scot­land’s vul­ner­a­ble road users cam­paign and has been up­loaded to the Face­book pages for Ed­in­burgh, the Loth­i­ans and Scot­tish Bor­ders, Fife and Forth Val­ley.

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