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Bicycle Safety

Bicycle SafetyBicycle Safety

  • Wear a helmet at all times.
  • Wear lace-up shoes or closed-toe shoes, not flip-flops, to ride a bike.
  • Ride on the right-hand side of the street, just like a car.
  • Walk your bike across the street.
  • Follow the traffic signs just like a motorist.
  • Ride single-file when there is more than one person.
  • Watch out for turning cars and cars backing out of a driveway.
  • Cross only at the corner, just like a good pedestrian.
  • Ride a bike that is the correct size for you.
  • Take care of your bike—keep it in good working order and put it away when you are finished riding.

Proper Helmet Fit

Helmets  come  in  various  sizes,  just  like  hats.  Size  can  vary  between  manufacturers.  Follow the steps to fit a helmet properly. It may take time to ensure a proper helmet fit, but your life is worth it.

More about Helmet Fit

How to Avoid Common Bike Crashes

 Bicycle Skills

For Children

Bicycle Safety Coloring Sheet

Bike Safety Video

Bike Safety Video Song