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5/1/24 blog post

this is how we roll - bicycles

let's roll safe, every time!

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According to the Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, 75 percent of bike-related fatalities would be prevented with a helmet. Helmet use can reduce the risk of head injury by 85 percent and severe brain injury by 88 percent.

follow these tips to stay safe while riding a bike!

  • Wear a properly fitted helmet. It is the best way to prevent head injuries and death.
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  • Ride on the sidewalk when you can. If not, ride in the same direction as traffic as far on the right-hand side as possible. 
  • Know and use hand signals. 
  • Be predictable by making sure you ride in a straight line and don’t swerve between cars.
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  • Wear bright colors and use lights, especially when riding at night and in the morning. Reflectors on your clothes and bike will help you be seen.
  • Ride together as a family until all members are comfortable and confident riders! you're ready to roll!

download the bicycle safety flyer

Click below to download and print these safety tips to keep kids safe today! This is how we roll!

bicycle safety flyer

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electric scooter and bike safety

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