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[OT] Dutch Reach [was Re: Where has the practice of sending screen shots as source code come from?]


On 2018-01-30, Ian Kelly <ian.g.kelly at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Unless the bike lane is between the "parallel parking lane" and the
>> curb[*], in which case it's the passenger side doors that are used to
>> catch bicycles rather than the driver's side doors.
>>
>> [*] This seems to be increasingly common here in the Minneapolis /
>>     St. Paul area
>
> This seems like it would tend to make the "dooring" problem worse,
> since people are not generally accustomed to using caution when
> opening their door toward the curb rather than the street.

That may be mitigated by the high percentage of cars in US cities that
have no passengers.

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