South Florida Kids and Bicycle Safety

Bicycle riding is fun, healthy, and a great way to be independent. But it is important to remember that a bicycle is not a toy; it’s a vehicle! While riding a bicycle in South Florida, be sure to follow some basic safety tips when you ride.Safe Riding Tips Before using your bicycle, make sure it is ready to ride. You should always inspect …

Florida Bicycle Helmet Use Laws

Florida Bicycle Helmet Use Laws Posted on May 18, 2011 by admin Background The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration supports the enactment of bicycle helmet use laws. Bicycle helmets offer bicyclists the best protection from head injuries resulting from bicycle crashes, and bicycle helmet laws have proved effective in increasing bicycle helmet use. Key Facts More than 51,000 bicyclists have died in traffic …