Be a Safe Rider

Riding your bike, skateboard or scooter can be great fun.

Do you know how to be a safer rider?

 

Be visible—wear bright and reflective clothing

 

Give cars and pedestrians the right of way

 

Check your brakes, tire pressure and chain before you start

 

Ride on the right side of the road single file

 

Do not weave in and out of parked cars

 

Stop and check traffic before riding into the street

 

Obey all traffic signs,signals and laws

 

Be alert and pay attention - watch for traffic and obstacles

 

Look back before turning left 

 

Watch for cars backing up out of driveways

 

Always use hand signals