Bicycle Safety

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Bicyclists Must Obey Rules Of The Road

Bicycle riders on public streets have the same rights and responsibilities as automobile drivers.


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Police Release Surveillance Video Of Bicycle Pickpocket Suspect

Police investigators believe they have a solid description of the man who pedaled alongside KYW Newsradio’s own Hadas Kuznits and plucked the wallet out of her pocket as she was riding her bike Monday evening in the area of 8th and Walnut.


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Bicyclists Applauding New 4′ Safety Buffer Rule In Pennsylvania

A new law is on the books in Pennsylvania that requires motorists to give bicyclists four feet of clearance when passing.


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Philadelphia Politicians Join In For ‘Bike to Work Day’ Event On Parkway

Mayor Nutter had appointments right after the bike ride so he wore a suit and necktie, but Congressman Fattah, who rides with his wife and kids for recreation, and Congressman Brady, who admits he doesn’t ride too much, were dressed more casually.