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@Intersection911 I’ve seen hands on bike safety cl…

@Intersection911 I’ve seen hands on bike safety classes for children done well. Don’t think I’ve ever seen a vid for kids that I’ve liked.

Hump Day Report: Friendly cyclists, Bay Area bike safety, and a not so friendly Yahoo.

Happy Hump Day and greetings to Eloy, who I met this morning on the Guadalupe River Trail. This Dutch cyclist wears the royal color for his bike commute.

Unsafe passing caught on GoPro

You’ve seen this, right? “That cyclist FORCED ME TO SWERVE and nearly caused me to crash!” I normally don’t pay that much attention to scofflaw motorists, but this guy does have a bike rack on his car, and after the third time of catching him at an intersection in spite of his hurried driving, I read more »

Safe Route to School Conference 2011

Early bird registration ($50 discount!) deadline is Friday, June 17, 2011. The 3rd National Safe Routes to School Conference takes place August 16 – 18, 2011. Here’s why cycling advocates should go.

DC DOT bike safety PSAs

The US District of Columbia Department of Transportation (DDOT) released a couple of bicycle safety PSAs last spring.

Safety & helmets in Australia

Maybe this is a good reason to wear a bike helmet. From Tom Vanderbilt, who’s visiting Australia. About that magpie. It turns out they can be rather fierce enemies of those on bikes, swooping down from trees to land on their helmets and peck at their ears. As a countermeasure, riders will strap plastic twist-tie-like read more »