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Safe Biking Tips

  • Always wear a bike helmet.
  • Tell an adult if anything is wrong or broken on your bike.
  • Wear brightly colored clothing so that others can see you better.
  • Remember: one seat = only one rider!
  • Keep both hands on the handlebars.
  •  Walk your bike across busy intersections.

When you are riding on the street you must:

  • Realize that you are a vehicle.
  • Obey traffic signs and lights.
  • Ride on the right-hand side of the street in the same direction as traffic.
  • Always use hand signals when stopping or turning.
  • Look left, right, left for traffic at stop signs & driveways before riding out into the street.
  • Be aware of surrounding traffic.
  • When riding with others, ride single file.