Is your u-lock as secure as it could be?

28th September: If your u-lock uses a flat key, rest easy. If your u-lock uses a round key, your locked bicycle may not be as secure as you think. Some u-locks, even very expensive ones, can be opened in seconds with…wait for it…Bic pen barrels. This has led one u-lock manufacturer to launch a multi-million dollar recall. Other manufacturers are doing nothing, leaving your bike at risk. There’s a full index of stories on this emotive topic at trade news site, BikeBiz.com.
http://www.bikebiz.co.uk/daily-news/article.php?id=4710

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