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Additional Bicycle Safety Resources

Bike Safety and helmet laws

http://www.ncsl.org/research/transportation/pedestrian-safety.aspx#Bike

 

Ped and Bike Safety Solutions articles

http://contextsensitivesolutions.org/content/topics/css_design/design-controls-criteria/css-safety/ped-bike-safety/

 

Bicycle Related Injury Sites

http://depts.washington.edu/hiprc/about/topics/web/bicycle.html

 

Focus on Bicycle Safety – Resource Guide 2012

http://www.childrenssafetynetwork.org/sites/childrenssafetynetwork.org/files/BikeSafety_ResourceGuide2012.pdf

 

IMBA policies, safety, resources Bicycle advocacy, safety, and Enforcement

http://ipmba.org/resources/h/blog/comments/bicycle-safety-education-for-kids

 

Pennsylvania Bicycle Drivers Manual

http://www.dot.state.pa.us/Internet/Bureaus/pdBikePed.nsf/infoIntroduction?OpenForm

 

Bike Helmets – Pediatrics Report

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/108/4/1030.full

 

Bicycle Safety Resources – Wisconsin Dept. of Safety – links to many resources

http://www.dot.wisconsin.gov/safety/vehicle/bicycle/resources.htm

 

Safe Kids – Worldwide

http://www.safekids.org/bike

 

Kids and Bicycle Safety

www.nhtsa.gov/people/injury/pedbimot/bike/kidsandbikesa…

Wear a Properly Fitted Bicycle Helmet. Protect your brain, save your life. For more information see the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration publication

Kids Bike Safety Guidelines

 

familyfitness.about.com/od/healthandsafety/qt/kids_bike…

As soon as he’s tooling around on his first tricycle, your child should know and follow bicyclesafety rules. Buy a bike that is the right size , not one your child has to grow into. (To save money, look for a high-quality used bike .) Insist that your child wear a he… More »

By Catherine Holecko, About.com Guide

 

 

 

Bike Smart – National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

www.nhtsa.gov/Driving+Safety/Bicycles/Bike+Safe+-+Bike+…

This entertaining, yet instructional, nine-minute bicycle safety video uses a visually stimulating, peer-to-peer approach to teach elementary and middle school …

 

bicyclinginfo.org: Educating Children and Teens

www.bicyclinginfo.org/education/children.cfm

Introducing kids to the fun and freedom of riding a bike should go hand in hand with teaching them about …Bike education involves a lot more than safety.

 

Bicycle Safety | Parents Central | Keeping Kids Safe | NHTSA

www.safercar.gov/parents/bicycle.htm

Riding a bicycle to school can also be enjoyable for your child, but involves a little more skill than walking. Before your child begins riding to school, take time to …

 

 

Children’s Bicycle Safety

www.dot.ny.gov/display/programs/bicycle/safety_laws/chi…

Children also can learn fundamental skills by participating in a local bicycle rodeo or by linking to any of the excellent kids bicycle safety resources listed here .

 

SAFE KIDS NC | For Parents and Caregivers – Bike Safety

www.ncdoi.com/OSFM/SafeKids/sk_parents_bike.asp

Make it a rule — every time you or your child ride a bike, you must wear a bicycle helmet that meets or exceeds the safety standards developed by the U.S. …

 

SCU Bicycling-Related Links – Suburban Cyclists Unlimited

www.suburbancyclists.org/links.htm – Similarto SCU Bicycling-Related Links – Suburban Cyclists Unlimited

Bicycle Education Videos – Five new (2011) cycling safety videos produced by  biking trails located at Lake Nockamixon state park in Bucks county Pennsylvania .  By completing a series of classes and fixing up used bikes donated by the 

 

Advanced Riding Skills – Videos

http://www.bicycling.com/video/video/Teach-Your-Kid-to-Ride-a-Bike-2#/video/skills

 

Teaching Kids to Ride – Book

http://www.sheldonbrown.com/teachride.html

 

Lake Nockamixon Mountain Bike Trails – Videos

http://www.ridenox.com/

 

 

 

The Circuit – The network of trails from Phila to Easton

http://www.bicyclecoalition.org/action/bikingthesuburbs

BCGP has a presentation on the Circuit, our burgeoning regional trail network, and how you can use this powerful tool to ensure your favorite trail gets built and is well maintained. ConnectTheCircuit.org maps out the Circuit.

 

 

Education & Safety – Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia

  • Ryan Oelkers, Youth Education Director & Co-Founder of Cadence Cycling Foundation
    ryan@bicyclecoalition.org 267 973-5821
  • Megan Rosenbach, Curriculum and Training Specialist                                                      megan@bicyclecoalition.org 215 242-9253 x307
  • Katie Monroe, Education and Safety Fellow                                                                        katie@bicyclecoalition.org   215-242-9253  ext 310

 

Bike, hike trails in Bucks County

http://www.buckscountyalive.com/outdoors/trails.cfm?webname=bcalive

 

 

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