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5 New Cycling Safety Products for 2017

It’s that time again when we check in to see the innovations released for the cycling community over the past year. We have some exciting “firsts” that can help increase the visibility of cyclists and enable motorists to better predict our next moves. Further, new tire technology can help you ride smooth and keep riding [...]

2017-08-31T15:12:47+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OC Register: An Orange County Social Media stunt has Bicyclists on edge

Tony Petros has seen a lot as a cyclist and former Newport Beach city councilman. But he’s not likely to forget a recent Wednesday evening ride on Pacific Coast Highway by Mariner’s Mile, when a pickup truck jumped from the leftmost lane and toward his bicycle. “Young kids started screaming (‘butt dart’) at me,” Petros [...]

2017-08-31T15:11:29+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Emergence of Autonomous Cars: What Does it Mean for Cyclists?

As cyclists, we can’t help but wonder if the new driverless cars will help or hurt us out on the road. While we currently face dangers posed by distracted, angry, and ignorant human drivers (ahem, the recent buttdart ordeal), how reliable are self-driving vehicles? Will they create safer roads or increase the level of risk? [...]

2017-08-31T15:07:20+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Accident, Cycling, Driving, Laws|0 Comments

Butt Dart — A Step Backward for Cyclist Safety in the OC

A “game” has started in Orange County where people pretend to shoot cyclists with their hand positioned like a gun while yelling “Butt Dart.” It was introduced on the latest video published by Chad Stewart Towersey (aka ocinstanews) to his 7,000+ Instagram followers. While making a joke and an underlying point about his frustration with [...]

2017-08-31T14:53:38+00:00 July 29th, 2017|Accident, Cycling, Laws|0 Comments

Why Wearing a Helmet Matters.

When heading out to ride, you may look at your helmet and wonder if you really need it. According to the CDC, millions of Americans ride bikes, but less than half wear helmets. If you are experienced and ride regularly without any incidences, how big is the risk? Let’s take a look at some stats to [...]

2017-07-11T12:16:51+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Accident, Cycling, Laws|0 Comments

Bike Laws for 2017

As a cyclist, it is easy to enjoy a day out on the road. What’s not to love about the time outdoors, the exercise, and fresh air? However, the sport does come with some responsibilities. If you want to make sure that your time on the bike stays enjoyable and safe for you and those [...]

2017-03-13T19:48:35+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Accident, Cycling|0 Comments

The 2 Insurance Types Every California Cyclist Should Have.

It is important to consider the financial and health implications of riding a bicycle. Roads can be incredibly dangerous, and often cyclists find themselves having minor or major incidents involving vehicle collisions. While falling off a bike isn't always life changing, there are times when medical treatment is required, meaning there are costs involved that [...]

2016-07-11T22:17:40+00:00 July 11th, 2016|Accident, Cycling|0 Comments