Studying the letter part in Saturday’s paper, I used to be to see that the letters concerning bike lanes raged on.
Can or not it’s that the most important subject I’ve with the bike riders on Toronto metropolis streets has nonetheless not been addressed?
Most bicycle riders on Toronto metropolis streets don’t put on helmets.
Extremely, this additionally goes for folks with children in carriers in addition to the meals supply service folks.
Do these folks assume a line painted on the street makes them invincible?
Sitting on an out of doors patio the Danforth for a espresso, I did a helmet ballot as I watched riders go by. Only a few helmets in proof.
By regulation, all bicycle riders beneath the age of 18 have to put on an authorized bicycle helmet when travelling on any public street. The advantageous is $60.
The brand new bike lanes are attractive riders out to share main roads with streetcars, heavy site visitors, anxious motorists and vehicles.
What we want is a few accountability on the a part of all bicycle riders to make sure that they’re taking the measures to make sure they’re secure.
If you wish to trip within the metropolis bike lanes, get your self a helmet!