Ten Tips for Safe Bike Riding
. Always wear a bike helmet.
. Stop and check traffic before riding into a street.
. Don't ride at night.
. Obey traffic signs and signals.
. Ride on the right-hand side of the street.
.Check your brakes before riding.
.Give cars and pedestrians the right-of-way.
. Wear light or bright-colored clothing so that motorists can see you.
. Be extra careful turning left - motorists don't expect it.
. Avoid broken pavement, loose gravel and leaves- which can cause you to lose control of your bike.