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Bicycle Accidents In Ventura County

At night, or dusk or dawn, drivers should be paying extra attention and looking out for anyone else on the road. Unfortunately, even when visibility is reduced drivers still allow themselves to be distracted and to take their eyes off the road. That inattention can lead to a dangerous mistake. The California Highway Patrol finds [...]

By |2020-10-28T13:41:46+00:00October 28th, 2020|Bicycle News|Comments Off on Bicycle Accidents In Ventura County

New E-Bike Program Coming To Santa Barbara

A new pedal-powered option will soon be popping up on Santa Barbara streets. The Santa Barbara City Council voted to approve BCycle’s electric bike-share program for use downtown and on the waterfront. Edhat reported on the vote that took place on October 20, 2020. BCycle, a Wisconsin based company, plans to use their approval to [...]

By |2020-10-23T19:18:30+00:00October 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New E-Bike Program Coming To Santa Barbara

How To Donate a Bicycle in Los Angeles

There are few win-win scenarios in this day and age but one recipe for joy on all sides is the act of a bicycle donation. You clear up room in your garage (maybe for another bike) and someone in need gets your bicycle or the parts to repair their own rides. There are several options [...]

By |2020-10-23T05:55:57+00:00October 14th, 2020|Bicycle News|Comments Off on How To Donate a Bicycle in Los Angeles

Hawthorne Bicycle Hit-And-Run Accidents

Bicycle accidents can be especially devastating because cyclists are the least protected of anyone using the streets. One moment someone may be enjoying the freedom of a bicycle ride and then a distracted driver’s mistake can tragically bring an end to that trip. Los Angeles County is without a doubt the most dangerous place for [...]

By |2020-10-05T19:12:13+00:00October 5th, 2020|Bicycle News|Comments Off on Hawthorne Bicycle Hit-And-Run Accidents

Fatal Bicycle Accidents in Compton

Bicyclists are constantly at risk from distracted drivers who don’t take the time to check for a defenseless rider who may be sharing the street. The lack of attention to the road only gets worse after the sun goes down. A driver’s lack of care at night leads to an elevated risk when even more [...]

By |2020-09-17T21:41:26+00:00September 17th, 2020|Bicycle News|Comments Off on Fatal Bicycle Accidents in Compton

Los Angeles Gets Protected Bike Lanes Between Flower Street and Central Avenue

As Los Angeles battles a reputation as a dangerous place for anyone on a bicycle, there are safe lanes opening up to offer hope. In August of 2020, L.A. celebrated improvements along two busy arteries in the downtown area.  LATF reported on the two bus and bike lane projects finally coming to completion along 5th [...]

By |2020-10-23T05:57:42+00:00August 25th, 2020|Bicycle News|Comments Off on Los Angeles Gets Protected Bike Lanes Between Flower Street and Central Avenue

Bicycle and Micromobility Surge in Los Angeles During Covid-19

Before the pandemic, Los Angeles had started a caravan to lead the rest of the world into the age of micromobility. Now with the setbacks felt during the months of stay-at-home orders, L.A. will once again be counted on to shine the way. What is Micromobility? Micromobility is a modern term describing tiny machines used [...]

By |2020-10-05T22:53:22+00:00August 25th, 2020|Bicycle News|Comments Off on Bicycle and Micromobility Surge in Los Angeles During Covid-19

Inspirational Cyclists with Disabilities on Instagram

The choice between staying on the couch or suiting up and hopping on a bike will always be a fiercely fought battle.  There are so many excuses for putting off a ride. Sometimes it can be pure laziness on our part.  But everyone needs a little motivational boost once in a while. Imagine if a [...]

By |2020-10-23T05:59:07+00:00July 24th, 2020|Bicycle News|Comments Off on Inspirational Cyclists with Disabilities on Instagram

Riverside Motorcycle v Bicycle Accidents

A daytime bike ride through a busy city like Los Angeles can sometimes be less than relaxing. The stress of navigating the constant flow of vehicle traffic and pedestrian crossings can be challenging. A nighttime ride along well-lit streets, with somewhat less traffic, might seem like a less risky proposition, but statistics don’t support that [...]

By |2020-07-09T20:25:03+00:00July 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Riverside Motorcycle v Bicycle Accidents

Bicycle Accident Liability

After a bike accident, it’s important to determine who was at fault. Bike accident liability is more than fault, though. It establishes who is legally responsible for the accident and who will have to pay for damages. Read below to learn more about liability in personal injury situations and what you should do if you [...]

By |2020-02-04T17:31:29+00:00February 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Bicycle Accident Liability