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2014-06-13 04:20:15

As the Bike Commuter Challenge kicks off, bike and motorist organizations team up for safe streets CHICAGO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the summer bike riding season shifts into high gear with the Bike Commuter Challenge and Chicago Bike Week (June 13-20), Chicago's leading biking, walking and transit advocacy organization, Active Transportation Alliance is teaming up with AAA, the nation's largest motor organization on a campaign to encourage bicyclists and motorists to safely share the...

2014-06-12 23:09:14

Mabey's beige skid-resistant road plates meet city requirements, available now. Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 12, 2014 Mabey Inc. announces new inventory of BEIGE skid-resistant road plates in their Sutton MA depot to serve the city of Boston and areas affected by the city's new requirements. The beige skid-resistant plates comply with the city requirements designed to help maximize visibility and increase safety. Traditionally, road plates are black or grey to visually blend into the...

2014-05-12 08:22:17

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employee benefits provider, Edenred has found that only the minority of cyclists who own a bike actually cycle to work despite the fact that around 2.25 million UK employees are regular cyclists. The company has also found that by closing the "UK Bike Commuting Gap" employers have the potential to save sick days. Edenred has found that by encouraging just one third of those who don't cycle to work to either commute fully or partially to work, employers...

2014-03-19 23:02:48

Soaring petrol prices and increasing congestion in business districts have caused commuters to turn to bicycles as means of getting to work. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Bicycle Retailing and Repair in Australia to its growing industry report collection. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Over the past five years, cycling has undergone a boom in popularity across various demographics. Commuters have gradually moved towards cycling,...

2014-01-22 12:20:47

Mineta Transportation Institute's free publication provides insight for planners SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- How can transit planners accurately address the needs of those who combine bicycling with transit riding? Given that many bicyclists place a high value on the ability to blend these two modes, the Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI) has published a peer-reviewed report that provides policy recommendations to best address that need. Perceptions of...

2014-01-16 23:04:15

A teenage bicyclist was hit by a car and killed just after sunset, but attorney KC Williams says the cyclist was following the law. Odessa, Florida (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 A driver struck and killed a 16-year old on a bicycle last month in a nighttime accident that's drawn heavy criticism of cyclists. But attorney KC Williams, founder of Williams Law Association, P.A., says the cyclist was not to blame for the accident, and that bikes have a right to the road. The accident happened...

2013-11-16 23:02:57

New York Bicycle Accident Lawyer Adnan Munawar, of Munawar & Andrews-Santillo, LLP weighs-in on bike accident involving concrete barrier designed to protect bikes (PRWEB) November 16, 2013 Another accident at a Citi Bike station has occurred, according to CBS Local News (Citi Bike Riders Blame Accidents on New Concrete Barriers, November 1, 2013). Susannah Scott-Mitchell, a self-proclaimed lifelong bike rider, said she suffered bruising from head to toe when she crashed into a...

2013-08-09 23:17:16

According to the Boston Globe, forty eight communities throughout Massachusetts will be receiving thousands of dollars in grant money to increase pedestrian and cyclist safety. Kiley Law Group’s bicycle accident attorneys praise the state’s increased commitment to protecting cyclists and comments on the current state of bicycle transportation throughout Massachusetts. Andover, MA (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 According to the Boston Globe, forty eight communities throughout Massachusetts...

2013-07-29 23:01:43

Kicking off Share the Road from Texas A&M University Campus, College Station, Texas, on July 30, 2013 College Station, TX (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 As cities and towns across Texas increase their bicycle facilities by not only adding bike lanes but adding bike share programs in downtown areas, it has become more important than ever for Texans to be aware of cyclists on the road. In certain areas of Texas, bicycles are one of the chosen modes of transportation, and drivers have learned to...

2013-07-17 23:03:33

Beautiful weather across Washington has led to a surge in persons astride bicycles, but this increase also carries with it a greater chance of an accident. The Bernard Law Group is providing tips to cyclists so that the dangers which far too often lead to tragedy can be avoided. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 July and August typically bring cyclists out in greater numbers due to rising temperatures throughout Washington. This environmentally friendly way to get to work or...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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