Posts tagged: Bike Safety

Essential Viewing for All Cyclists, No Matter How Old or Young You Are.

Most cyclists have no idea what it is like to drive a large vehicle. Make sure that you know what drivers of large vehicles can really see.

Cycle Safety – Two Videos from Halton Borough Council’s Road Safety Team

Cycle Helmet Safety

A video featuring Louise Shannon a member of Halton Borough Council’s Road Safety Team talking about buying and wearing cycle helmets.

To view the Cycle Helmet Safety video http://www.safekids.co.uk/video-cycle-helmet-safety.html

A video featuring Lisa Scott a member of Halton Borough Council’s Road Safety Team talking about

Bicycle Safety Check

To view the Bicycle Safety Check video http://www.safekids.co.uk/video-bicycle-safety-check.html

Bike Ability

Bike Ability
They say

Bikeability is the Cycling Proficiency Test for the 21st century, designed to give the next generation the skills and confidence to ride their bikes on today’s roads. There are three Bikeability levels and children will be encouraged and inspired to achieve all three levels, recognising that there is always more to learn and to enjoy on a bike.

Has a number of online resources, lesson plan and activity sheets, games…

Useful resource for:

  • Children
  • Teachers
  • Parents
  • Professional instructors
  • For further information on Bike Ability @ http://www.bikeability.org.uk/