Are the roads more dangerous than they used to be?

Data reveals an interesting insight into how safe it is to cycle on UK roads

After the recent high-profile deaths of former Giro d’Italia champion Michele Scarponi and former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden, along with Chris Froome being knocked off his bike by a motorist, the obvious conclusion is that the roads are becoming more dangerous for cyclists.

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