Bicycles have been an inexpensive mode of transportation dating back over one-hundred years. Riding a bike has become a sport and a great way to improve one’s health. With the increased popularity, cities across the U.S. have begun to design bicycle paths alongside roadways, and to pass more laws protecting bicyclists from aggressive drivers.
Even though bicycle paths do help prevent some injuries to bicyclists, sharing the road with fast moving vehicles such as automobiles and trucks still makes it a riskier way to travel than to ride in an enclosed vehicle that provides some protection if you are involved in an accident.
There are safety tips to consider if you decide bicycling is one way for you to improve your health, or simply a less expensive way to travel, perhaps, back and forth to work:
While bicycling can be a fun, healthy, and safe way to travel, many injuries still occur as a result of the following:
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