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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...

Active Commuting On The Rise In Some Cities
2013-05-29 15:14:01

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online According to a new report in the American Journal of Health Behavior, having a spouse or coworker who rides a bicycle into work makes it more likely that you will do the same. "Social influences are important, specifically interpersonal influences, such as spouses and co-workers," said study co-author Melissa Bopp, an assistant professor of kinesiology at Penn State. Bopp and two colleagues began their study by looking into...

2013-05-13 23:04:21

Atlanta personal injury lawyer Neil Kopitsky of Stokes & Kopitsky, P.A. supports efforts to make Georgia safer for cyclists. (PRWEB) May 13, 2013 Atlanta personal injury lawyer Neil Kopitsky of Stokes & Kopitsky, P.A. applauds recent efforts to make Georgia roads safer for bike riders. “Better riding conditions may encourage people to ride their bikes more often, and the benefits of cycling are undeniable,” said Kopitsky, who has also been a competitive cyclist since...


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