Video uses embarrassing situations to help drivers visualise safe passing distance

Falling asleep on a stranger's shoulder and standing too close to someone at an ATM are all-too-common situations when we get too close to someone

Several Australian states have introduced mandatory safe passing distances for cars overtaking cyclists in recent months, but visualising a 1.5m gap isn't as easy as it sounds.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.