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Bike Safety Tips

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8 Safety Tips for Riding your Bike

 

Here are some ways to stay safe when riding your bike.

  1. WEAR A HELMET.

  2. Ride with traffic. NEVER ride against traffic. Ride as near to the right as possible. 

  3. Ride in a straight line and single file. Stop at all stop signs and red lights.

  4. Use hand signals to let other drivers know when you are turning right, left or stopping.

  5. Keep your bike in good repair.

WATCH FOR IT

  1. Watch for cars. A driver may not see you. Make eye contact.

MAKE SURE

  1. Your bike has bells, mirrors, good brakes, a headlight and tail light for night.

LOCK IT

  1. When you park your bike, lock the frame and rear wheel to a solid object.  

 

For more safety tips, visit: http://ddssafety.net/everyday-life/community/all-about-getting-around-community.

 

Last updated on Fri, 03/04/2016 - 13:22