Your chances of getting hit by a car while cycling are smaller than you might think. Here’s how to prevent the most common types of automobile-bike collisions.
This article does a good job of examing three of the most common bicycle accident scenarios:
- Blown Stop Signs
- The “Left Cross”: Left hand turn of a motor vehicle into the oncoming path of a cyclist; and
- The “Right Hook”: Abrubt right hand turn in front of a cyclist.
It breaks down tactics bike riders can use to avoid these collisions. As a bike accident lawyer , I think we need more of this type of information for the bike riding public to promote cycling safety.
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