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A review of evaluations of bicycle safety education as a countermeasure for child cyclist injury.
Children should be encouraged to cycle for its health and psychological benefits  and because of the value of forming healthy habits early in life . Children who cycle are more likely to become adults who cycle, and cycling has clear health benefits, even when injury risks are accounted for [3,4]. Cycling also has social benefits and, when it replaces motorised transport, environmental benefits .