Month: March 2022

Do bike lanes actually help?

When cyclists want to get from one place to another, one of the places they could be expected to ride is in a bike lane. While many people would agree that bike lanes are helpful, not all bike lanes are made equally. In fact, there are several kinds of bike lanes that...

We need more protected bike lanes

Too often, cyclists are told to simply ride on the edge of the traffic lane or on the shoulder. This puts them very close to traffic, and, while they do have a right to share the road, it can be potentially hazardous. These are not really bike lanes that are designed...

Common factors in bicycle accidents

More and more Americans are taking to cycling – for fun, exercise, to work or simply out of mindfulness for their carbon footprint. However, cycling, like any other form of transportation, comes with its share of risks. Unlike cars, bicycles do not come with safety...