Tag Archives: bicycle safety

Are Helmets Enough?

          As bicyclists, we’ve all heard of other riders who were involved in an accident with a vehicle. Perhaps you’ve even had experience with aggressive drivers or a dangerous road condition first-hand. Because these incidents are … Continue reading

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Q & A with Julian Katz, SBBC Board Member

We sat down with Julian Katz, SBBC Board Member and dubbed as the “cycling king of Hermosa Beach”  for a Q & A on his thoughts on safe cycling. Q: What are some fundamentals about bike safety that every cyclist … Continue reading

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Guess what Newport Beach City Council did within 30 days of two bicycle deaths?

After back to back bicycle deaths last year, Mayor Gardner led the Newport City Council to authorize the painting of sharrows as a first step to prevent further fatalities.  Why sharrows? Because it is one of the cheapest and easiest … Continue reading

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59 bike collisions and one death – just in Manhattan Beach alone

From just 2008 – 2012, this was the figure provided to the South Bay Bicycle Coalition (SBBC) from the Manhattan Beach Police Department. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

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