Getting to School: Walk, Bike, or Drop off Safely

Getting to School: Walk, Bike, or Drop off Safely

Getting to school safely is important however your child gets there–whether walking, biking, or being driven to school. Walking or biking with your child to school is the best way to get there and have your child be prepared. Not only is an easy way to get...
Keep Your Bike Safe From Thieves

Keep Your Bike Safe From Thieves

Bikes can be an attractive target for thieves. Not only are bikes very portable, but they are also generally not easily identified so selling them later isn’t that difficult. With some simple gear and planning, it’s possible to reduce your risk of getting...
Safety Tip #3: Equipment

Safety Tip #3: Equipment

Maintaining your bike regularly and equipping it with safety gears for the terrain and conditions that you are biking in, help you stay in control and execute safe behavior that we discussed in the previous article. Here, we will present you with various biking gears...
Safety Tip #2: Behavior

Safety Tip #2: Behavior

As we discussed previously, there are three key areas of safe biking: routing, behavior, and equipment. This time, we will focus on behavior. While less important than the roads you bike on, safe behavior is critical when you find yourself in a difficult situation....
Safety Tip #1: Choosing a Bike Route

Safety Tip #1: Choosing a Bike Route

Bicycle safety is the most important aspect of biking – before fitness or fun, you have to know how to avoid collisions with other road users. This advice comes from years of biking through suburban neighborhoods in the United States and I probably have blindspots...