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Running red lights

Here’s a video of a cyclist running a red light. Naughty naughty, cyclist! Shame on you! Now watch video of a pickup truck running a red light. I don’t run red lights as a cyclist and don’t condone it at all, but tell me: Where should law enforcement focus its safety efforts? And where do read more »

Two words about high lumen stroboscopic front lights on the bike path

Please don’t.

Nevada red light law goes into effect October 1

I missed this when it happened: last May, Nevada Governor Brian Brian Sandoval signed AB 117 into law. This new law which takes effect on October 1 allows people on motorcycles, mopeds, bicycles, electric bicycles and “trimobiles” to run a red light under certain conditions. AB 117 allows cyclists to proceed across an intersection against read more »

Right turn on red is legal, chump

My GPS captured this move I made during my bike commute on Wednesday night.

National Stop on Red Week August 2 – 8

Who’d a thunk that there’s a National Stop on Red Week? The “National Campaign to Stop Red Light Running” works to draw attention to the problems of running red lights. In 2007 in the U.S., almost 900 people were killed and an estimated 153,000 were injured in crashes that involved red light running. According to read more »

San Francisco Vision Zero and Stop Sign Enforcement

As part of the city’s Vision Zero policy to reduce traffic fatalities, the San Francisco Police Department say they focus their enforcement on the five violations that are most frequently cited in collisions with people walking.