BICYCLE SAFETY

BICYCLE SAFETY & LAWS


  • Obey traffic laws the same as you would in a car.
  • Wear a helmet.
  • Wear bright or reflective clothing - especially at night.
  • Walk your bike when crossing the road.
  • Must use lights (white=front and red reflector=rear) when riding at night.
  • Keep bikes locked whenever possible.
  • Register your bike with your local police department so it can be returned if stolen (see Bicycle Registration).
  • Bicycles and skateboards are prohibited on the sidewalks of downtown Wisconsin Dells or where there are bike lanes available. However, riding your bicycle on Hwy 12 when there are not bicycle lanes is prohibited and bikers are required to use the sidewalks.
  • Pedestrians and bicycles are not allowed on interstate highways.




BICYCLE REGISTRATION


Register your bike with your local police department so it can be returned if stolen: www.wdpd.com




BICYCLE HAND SIGNALS


Recognize and utilize the motorcycle/bicycle hand signals below:




BICYCLE SAFETY RESOURCES


www.bicyclesafe.com www.nhtsa.gov





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