5G and Safe cycling

Reading a message or using an app on your bike. Accidents are often caused by people being distracted by their smartphone. Since the introduction of e-bikes there has been a significant increase in the number of cycling accidents. Technology and safety do not always go hand in hand.

Measures are taken to tackle dangers in traffic, such as a prohibition to use smartphones on bikes or free e-bike training. Although technology can have a negative impact on safety, it can also be used to increase traffic safety.

5G and Safe Cycling Assignment

Make intelligent use of 5G to increase traffic safety.

Instructions & suggestions

  • Make use of sensors that provide clear information about distance, speed, light or weather conditions.
  • Is it possible to intervene proactively when people use their smartphone when they shouldn’t?
  • Consider cycle routes, information about traffic lights, busy roads, busy cycle paths.