In 2014, 1,742 bicycle accidents occurred in Arizona.
Biking is a great alternative form of transportation as it helps protect our environment and is a wonderful way to get in your daily exercise. However, with the growing number of cars on the road and an increased number of distracted drivers, biking is becoming tremendously dangerous.
What causes a bike accident?
Not yielding right-of-way to cyclers
Opening a car door and hitting the bicyclist
Changing lanes without checking first
Not following traffic lights/signs