Bike Safety

What is the Peanutabout?

Published in Bike Safety on May 16, 2017

Bicyclist safety has been a top priority in Boston for years. As a busy metropolis, Boston is unfortunately a high-risk area for bicycle and pedestrian accidents. Part of the problem has been the ineffectiveness of the existing crosswalks and bike paths in the city. As more and more bikers take to the streets in Boston,…

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The Dutch Reach: Saving the Lives of Bicyclists in Boston

Published in Bike Safety on November 28, 2016

Bicyclists who frequent urban areas often ride next to long lines of parked cars. In these areas, “dooring” accidents are common. When parked drivers and passengers open their car doors without looking, they may create an unavoidable obstacle for oncoming bicyclists. However, a practice in the Netherlands may hold the solution to this common traffic…

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Understanding Bike Laws in Massachusetts

Published in Bike Safety on December 15, 2015

Massachusetts is a beautiful place to ride a bicycle. Whether you take a scenic route on the weekends or make your daily commute on one, you need to know what you are allowed to do on a bike in our state to avoid a bike accident. Make riding a fantastic experience every day with this…

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