Enforcement & safety management

Bicycle Safety Education Resource Center

This Resource Center provides bicycle safety education information for the following groups: Preschool (under age 5), Beginner (ages 5-8), Young (Ages 9-12), teenage (13+), Adult, Senior, Motorists, and Adults Teaching Children.

Authoring Organization: 
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)

Which Helmet for Which Activity

For many recreational activities, wearing a helmet can reduce the risk of a serious head injury and even save your life. This brochure will help identify the appropriate helmet for a given activity.

Authoring Organization: 
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

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The Relative Risks of School Travel

Authoring Organization: 
Transportation Research Board

Where can I find information on bicycle helmets?

The Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute offers an array of information on from bicycle helmet standards and things to look for when purchasing a helmet to materials for promoting helmet use, information for teachers and helmet laws.

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Toolkit for Helmet Promotion Programs

References and resources for promoting helmets.

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Los Niños y Su Seguridad al Montar en Bicicleta (in Spanish)

This Spanish-language flyer explains how to properly ride a bicycle.

Authoring Organization: 
National Center for Biking & Walking
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Consejos y Pasos Para el Uso Debido del Casco para Montar Bicicleta (in Spanish)

This two-page Spanish-language flyer demonstrates how to properly fit a bicycle helmet.

Authoring Organization: 
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
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Bicycle Safety: What Every Parent Should Know

This document dispells myths of bicycling, outlines common types of bicycle/motor vehicles crashes, and offers safety information for parents when instructing children on bike riding.

Authoring Organization: 
Active Living Resource Center

Enforcing Laws for Bicyclists

Law Enforcement Roll-Call Video: "Enforcing Laws for Bicyclists"

Authoring Organization: 
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

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Enhancing Bicycle Safety: LawEnforcmenet's Role

This is a CD-ROM self-paced interactive training for all law enforcement officers. It includes seven content sections with videos, and a final evaluation. Content includes:

Authoring Organization: 
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

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