Bicycle Safety Day 2013

October 17th, 2013 in Bicycle Events, Bicycle Safety, Safety

2013 Bike Safety Day Vendors Landry’s Bicycles MassBike.org BU Bikes Urban AdvenTours Boston Bikes BU Med BUPD / Brookline PD / Boston PD Palumbo Kettle Korn Raising Cane's Hubway Commonwheels Bicycle Co-Op Bikesbelong.org

Winner of a Trek Earl Bicycle Announced!

October 9th, 2013 in Bicycle Events, Bikes, Products

Congratulations to Mirna Portillo (CGS’16)! Mirna was the winner of a Trek Earl bicycle, helmet, lock, and lights at the 2013 Sustainability Festival/Bike Safety Day.

2012 Bike Safety Festival Highlights

July 30th, 2013 in Bicycle Events, Bicycle Safety

With the 2013 Bicycle Safety Day set for Thursday, September 12, please take a look at the following time-lapse video from our 2012 Bicycle Safety Day. Stay tuned to the Bike Safety page for updates on the 2013 Bicycle Safety Day! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLtfxnTkMjs

Boston’s Bike Report Reveals Crash Trends

May 20th, 2013 in Bicycle Safety

BOSTON — Boston Mayor Thomas Menino wants to cut in half the number of bicyclists hurt in crashes by the year 2020. Recommendations in the new Cyclist Safety Report (PDF) released by the City of Boston include adding helmet vending machines at Hubway stations, fining riders who don’t obey cycling laws, More

Officers give out hundreds of helmets to cyclists on Commonwealth Avenue

May 15th, 2013 in Bicycle Safety

Police officials from BU, Boston, and Brookline are teaming up this week to give away hundreds of free helmets to cyclists riding in the Commonwealth Avenue area, to prevent accidents and spread awareness about biking safety. Boston University Sgt. Larry Cuzzi said Monday afternoon that police officers had... More