What Are the Most Dangerous Areas for Bicyclists In San Francisco?

San Francisco is considered one of the friendliest cities towards bicyclists in the entire country, scoring high with points for both accessibility to the diverse neighborhoods of San Francisco and road safety. However, even though bicycling is a very popular mode of transportation across the city, the very busy roads and compact intersections found throughout… Read More »

Study Finds That More Than Half of Drivers Don’t Look for Pedestrians or Cyclists First

Prior to turning right, nearly half of people who participated in a recent study, say they don’t look for pedestrians or cyclists before carrying out the turn. That’s the result of a Canadian research study that shows that people might be most at risk of suffering pedestrian and bicycle related injuries during this particular period…. Read More »

San Francisco Cracks Down on Electric Scooters

Most people who use a bicycle in San Francisco know the pain of seeing vehicles parked in the bike lane, making a smooth trip for the cyclist impossible. And city authorities are responding to that concern, but not in the way bikers expected. Whenever a car or other object is blocking or entering in the… Read More »

Valencia Protected Bike Lane Study Approved

The San Francisco County Transportation Authority recently approved a six-figure funding opportunity for a study about putting protected bike lanes on Valencia. Safe streets advocates have been protesting regarding the dangers of that road for cyclists. The goal of the advocates is to obtain physically protected bike lanes that are isolated from truck and car… Read More »

California One of the Deadliest States to Be a Cyclist

Bicycle accidents have been on the rise in recent years and some states have a greater propensity for accidents than others. According to research from 2012, there were 722 bicyclist deaths that occurred during that year. That represented a 6% increase from 2011 and a 16% jump from 2010. The deadliest state for bicycle accidents… Read More »