cycling safely around tram tracks

Trams tracks aren’t the easiest to navigate – add a bit of wet weather and things tend to get a bit more tricky. We’ve included some tips below to help ensure your bike wheels don’t get stuck in tram tracks.

Follow these tips and you’ll be able to safely cross trams track even during wet weather:

Consider doing hook turn at a pedestrian crossing or  intersection if traffic is congested to slow down and change direction to a 90 degree angle.

Scooters should also be aware that tram tracks and train tracks can become slippery when it rains, so avoid breaking or turning suddenly when you are crossing.  

For more information and tips on how to safely share the roads with public transport, please visit your local road authority site: