Most of interviewed people admitted feeling unsafe to cycle in city traffic due to either badly designed or missing bike lanes.
To solve this problem, there are two things to do.
establish a network of bike lanes enabling people to reach their destinations by bike.
build those bikelanes in a way, cyclists feel safe to use them.
Conventional road-layouts provide bike lanes between traffic lane and parking lane. This leads to numerous accidents caused by suddenly opened car doors.
Bike lanes designed between parking lane and sidewalk will nearly eliminate accidents caused by suddenly opened car doors. Moreover, the parking lane acts as a physical barrier between cyclists and motorists.