Bicycling Safety Tips
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Bicycling Safety Tips

​​​​Oakland County Sheriff's Office

  1. Wear a helmet
  2. Know your local laws
  3. Be visible
  4. Keep to the right and always ride with traffic
  5. Ride a well-equipped bike
  6. Get a light​
  7. Avoid road hazards
  8. Look back before you pass or merge
  9. Yield to pedestrians and other vehicles when appropriate
  10. Don't weave between parked cars
  11. Make eye contact with auto drivers
  12. Be alert