10 Tips to Sharing The Road With Bicyclists
They are silent. They are hard to see. They lack protection and they are on the roads. They are bicyclists, and they have got as much legal right to most roads as do cars, pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, and motorcycles.
No one wants to be in a fatal accident, let alone cause one. So drivers and riders of motorcycles have got to be aware that there are bicyclists on the roads, and they need to know how to safely share the roads with them.
To help road users better understand how to do this, let’s look at a list of the top ten tips we can all follow to keep our roads as accident free as possible. These tips were compiled from discussions with bicycling-accident attorneys, bicycling advocates and a selection of other experts.
These ten tips are: