The ‘Think Bikes’ safety campaign aims to create awareness for the high number of deaths and injuries among cyclists and motorcyclists. With more than 11 European countries developing national campaigns on this topic in 2015, the FIA hopes to raise international awareness for drivers to look out for users of two-wheel vehicles (bicycles / mopeds / motorcycles).
01 December 2015
Think Bikes creator Tony Rich was given FIM Road Safety award. The award recognises associations, individuals or organisations that have made an outstanding contribution to motorcycling safety on the road.
05 November 2015
Think Bikes has been launched in Romania during the Cycling National Competition Road Safety Education Education for Life, attended by teams composed of kids aged 6 to 14 years and a large number of teachers and road safety trainers.
15 October 2015
The Think Bikes campaign was launched on 3 October 2015 in Reggio Emilia, Italy with an event entitled 2 Ruote Sicure/Safe Bike where more than 200 children experienced how to cycle safely.
28 September 2015
Hrvatski Autoklub (HAK) has been promoting Think Bikes in Croatia with many activities to promote the safety of cyclists and motorcyclists.
01 July 2015
FIB joins the Think Bikes campaign aiming to raise awareness for vulnerable road users on bikes and motorbikes in Iceland.
02 June 2015
In April Auto-moto Society of Latvia (LAMB) launched their national Think Bikes campaign called Cyclist?!
20 May 2015
Bosnia and Herzegovina Automobile Club joined the international Think Bikes campaign due to over 90 deaths and 240 injuries among cyclists and motorcyclists in Bosnia and Herzegovina during the last three years.
20 May 2015
The Automobile and Motorcycle Association of Slovenia launched the Think Bikes campaign on 16 April at AMZS headquarters. The campaign has successfully raised awareness for cyclists and will continue until October
20 May 2015
The Hungarian Automobile Club MAK has chosen a different approach to promote the goals of Think Bikes campaign. MAK has integrated Think Bikes messages into a variety of its ongoing road safety activities.
19 May 2015
The Association of Lithuanian Automobilists (LAS) launched the Lithuanian Think Bikes campaign promoting it in several events around the country.
06 May 2015
Automobile Club Association France (ACA) launches the awareness campaign Think bikes, think motorbikes, think mirrors in order to protect the most vulnerable road users: cyclists, motorcyclists and moped riders.
29 April 2015
TACI launched Think Bikes campaign in Iran to raise awareness for vulnerable road users on bikes, motorcycles and scooters. Initially, sixty thousand free stickers are being distributed to drivers as a reminder to check your mirrors for cyclists and motorcycles.
21 April 2015
Alongside the pan-European launch of Think Bikes, Touring Belgium announced its own campaign to protect cyclists, motorclists and scooter riders in a campaign called 'Partageons la Route'.
21 April 2015
On 21 April, FIA Region I held the pan-European launch Think Bikes campaign to raise awareness for vulnerable road users on bikes, motorcycles and scooters with the support of bike racing star Eddy Merckx, motorsport champion Jacky Ickx and motorcycle racer Didier de Radiguès.
29 January 2015
The Think Bikes campaign developed by the AA UK to encourage drivers to look out for those on two wheels is being rolled out in Europe, the Middle East and Africa by FIA Region I.
13 March 2014
AA launches national 'Think Bikes!' campaign supported by Olympic cyclist Chris Boardman and 20 times TT winner John McGuinness.