BITS - Best practices

Here you can find examples of best Bicycles and ITS practices.

ITS solutions for cyclists: an EU overview

28 May 2020

At the workshop on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) for pedestrians and cyclists, organized by , Ronald Jorna, BITS project manager (Province of Overijssel), gave an EU overview of ITS s…

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Bikescout helps cyclists to cross safely

14 April 2020

Cyclists or scooters that unexpectedly show up at an intersection; Often they present a sudden danger. Motorists see them too late and cyclists are often unaware of their vulnerability. Bikescout fro…

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Ciclogreen: the new gamification app that makes cycling more attractive

14 April 2020

As part of the BITS project, baron mobility service GmbH, a company offering bike leasing for companies, found a partner for implementing a gamification app for nudging people to cycle mor…

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Social distancing measures have increased the number of cyclists across the Province of Antwerp

14 April 2020

The main advice in Belgium during the corona crisis is to maintain daily physical activity while respecting social distancing. This has led to an increase in the number of cyclists in the

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Uber calls for new mobility infrastructure to make cycling safer

09 April 2020

The company that owns the Jump bike-share brand asked to theUS House Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure to fund and promote programmes that support the safety of vulnerable road user…

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Swarco creates a system that alert drivers about cyclists

02 April 2020

As reported by , the county of Bedfordshire in England is experimenting a warning-sign system in order to alert drivers to a cyclist ahead. The system was put in place by Swarco Tr…

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Almost 100 cycling solutions inventoried - BITS State-of-the-Art report

02 April 2020

BITS aims to effectively stimulate cycling by making it safer, more comfortable and more attractive by the use of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS). Therefore, it is crucial to have a good overview…

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ITS for traffic lights: what about speed pedelecs?

31 March 2020

The BITS-project aims to increase speed and ease of use for cyclists, as can be seen on the . Implementing smart traffic lights plays a big role in that, as they can ensure that c…

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Cycling wins prestigious Flemish Road Safety Award

12 March 2020

Cycling project wins prestigious Road Safety Award

On 10th March, at the Flemish Road Safety Congress 2020, our BITS (Bicycles and Intelligent Transport Systems) project partner Province of Ant…

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