Bicycle Safety Day 2013

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

2013 Bike Safety Day Vendors Landry‚Äôs 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

LightLane: Personal Bicycle Lane

June 28th, 2010 in Products, Safety

One big fear of some bicycle commuters is riding at night. In Massachusetts, it is illegal to ride a bicycle at night without proper lighting on both the front and back of your bicycle (a red reflector is accepted for the back). Besides being against the law, it is simply a matter of safety to […]

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Bicycle Commuter Survival Kit

June 28th, 2010 in Safety

Anyone who rides their bicycle in the city every day knows the typical hazards of the road: an errant door opening in your path, pedestrians watching cars but forgetting about bicycles, potholes, etc. Sometimes it’s the little things that bicycle commuters have to remember to help them out of a jam. Unlike a car, there […]

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Protect Your Neck: Fitting Your Bicycle Helmet

June 25th, 2010 in Safety

  What do you think when you look at the picture above? If a groan or simple indifference was your first reaction, you are among a large amount of bicycle riders who aren’t big fans of helmets. Sure, some helmets look like a spaceship is hovering over your head as you ride, but their importance […]

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