Why do bike share schemes reduce injuries for all cyclists?

New research suggests bike share schemes lead to a dramatic and rapid fall in injuries for all cyclists, not just bike share riders. Is it due to the “safety in numbers” effect or something else? It is every researchers greatest fear: getting it wrong and getting found out. That’s what happened this week to researchers who published findings supposedly showing the risk of head injury increased for all cyclists when cities introduced bike share schemes. Read on here.