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Bike to Work

May 25, 2008 by Pablo Alcala  
Filed under Cycling, Pablo Alcalá, Second Look, Videos

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Dan Dickinson, an engineer at Lexmark rides his bike to work most days for a three-and-half mile commute from his home on Upper Street.

Two-wheeling a joy for many commuters

LFUCG bike commuting website

Tips for bike commuting

Bike commuting safety tips

1. Wear a helmet.

2. Obey all traffic laws.

3. Do not ride against traffic.

4. Use hand signals.

5. Use lights at night.

6. No passengers, except a child in an approved carrier.

7. Don’t weave in and out of parked cars.

8. Be alert at intersections and when turning left.

9. Make eye contact to be sure drivers see you.

10. Don’t go straight in turn lanes.

11. Know what is behind your bicycle at all times.

12. Watch for opening car doors.

Source: Herald-Leader staff and Bike/Walk Lexington.

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3 Responses to “Bike to Work”
  1. Dan Dickins says:

    I love my bike

  2. Dan Dickinson says:

    My name is dickinson, you insensitive clod.

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