Why Wearing a Helmet Matters.

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

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 [...]

Bike Laws for 2017

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

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 [...]

The 2 Insurance Types Every California Cyclist Should Have.

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

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 [...]

6 Awesome Pieces of Gear to Keep You Seen

2016-06-15T22:12:16+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Cycling|

As a cyclist, safety is a top concern in order to enjoy the sport. This means not only following all of the California bike laws for safety but also ensuring you are aware of your surroundings and they are aware of you. Check out these 6 awesome pieces of gear that will help you be [...]

FAQ: Legally Speaking For Cyclists.

2016-05-06T22:04:37+00:00 May 6th, 2016|Accident, Cycling|

Cycling has grown in popularity over the last few years. Not only is it a great form of exercise, but it’s also extremely cost-effective as a means of travel. While many cities here in California have gone to great lengths to ensure bicyclists are kept safe, accidents do still happen and many victims involved aren’t [...]

Bike Accidents. What To Do After The Crash.

2016-03-23T18:27:54+00:00 March 23rd, 2016|Accident, Cycling|

Even if you equip yourself with safety gear and practice all the necessary precautions, accidents can and do still happen. During such a traumatic moment, you might find yourself completely disoriented and at a loss for what to do. If you do find yourself involved in a biking accident, here are the things you need [...]

8 of the Latest Tech Gear and Trends for Cyclists

2016-03-04T20:19:42+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Apps, Cycling, Technology|

Whether cycling is just a hobby, or a competitive sport, everyone can benefit from the latest tech gear being developed. From measuring your power, to contacting your loved ones in the event of an accident, cyclists are in better hands with many of these products. GARMIN VARIA VISION This lightweight cycling display device can be [...]

9 Hand Signals You Need to Know for Group Riding

2016-02-09T17:56:23+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Cycling, Laws|

For any group of cyclists, one of the most important safety measures will be knowing and using the proper hand signals when you are on the road. California bike laws require that you make your intentions clear when riding, and hand signaling is how you can do that. Importance of Hand Signaling For a group, [...]

3 New California Bike Laws You Should Know

2016-02-05T19:42:59+00:00 February 5th, 2016|Cycling, Laws|

To help you stay up to speed on the newest cycling laws, and also to avoid a fine, here is an overview on the most recently passed California bike laws. Electric Bicycles: Signed into law in October, and just having gone into effect at the beginning of the year, is AB1096 – a law regarding [...]