Speech On Bike Safety

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Bike Safety - The Importance of Activeness
Biking is not only fun but also a healthy way to stay fit. The experience is breathtaking and thrilling. However, unless the safety standards become a personal responsibility, chances are as motorcyclists our lives are exposed to the risks. Therefore, you not only need your best motorcycle helmet but also a solid understanding of what are the bike safety tips to be abreast of as you stay active on the road. In addition, on why it is important to stay safe.
According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, 2 percent of motor vehicle crash deaths are related to bicyclists, worst injuries are to the head.
300,000 kids annually are taken to the emergency department because of bike-related injuries
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Inspect that your helmet has a safety sticker. Always wear your helmet when you ride.
Personally, I like those approved by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), the Snell Memorial Foundation, American National Standards Institute (ANSI) or American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM).

Tip 3: Leave enough space around
If you are riding on the footpath, be keen to check around for cars moving into and out of the ridgeways. Keep in mind the pedestrians and give them enough space when passing them. Use your bell or honk to let them know you are behind them and are about to overtake them.
Tip 4: Avoid distraction
This should be avoided at all costs. You need to stay hyper-aware of everything going on around you. Don’t assume that drivers will always spot you on time.
Avoid taking your hands off your motorcycle or bike as this leaves you with less control, just in case of an emergency need of braking or shifting a position. Don’t wear headphones or put your phone where it will be hard for you to get it, forcing you to react and end up being distracted.
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