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New app steering cyclists to safety

As the popularity of cycling increases and more Australians take to the roads on two wheels, maintaining cyclist safety is a constantly evolving challenge.

In an attempt to reduce collisions between cars and bikes, an innovative Australian company has developed a world-first smartphone app that improves driver awareness of nearby cyclists.

Utilising GIS technology, the new Bike Bell app creates a virtual barrier around both cyclists and motorists sending the motorists an alert when they get too close to cyclists.

This early warning gifts motorists precious time to take evasive action and avoid potential tragedy.

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