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Do you know the top 10 reasons cyclists and motorists collide?
Did you know that motorists are required in Boise to provide 3 feet of clearance to cyclists?
 
 

Did you know these facts about cyclists?

The top 10 reasons that adult cyclists and motorists collide is:

What happened % of collisions At fault
Wrong way riding facing traffic 14% Bicyclist
Left turn in front of the bicyclist 13% Motorist
Right turn in front of the bicyclist 11% Motorist
Left turn from the right side of the road 11% Bicyclist
Failure to yield from driveway 9% Bicyclist
Running a stop sign or signal 8% Bicyclist
Running a stop sign or signal 8% Motorist
Opening car door into path of the bicyclist 7% Motorist
Failure to yield from driveway 6% Motorist
All others 8%  

Source: The League of American Bicyclists

The top 3 reasons that young cyclists and motorists collide is:

What happened % of collisions At fault
The driveway ride-out 10% Bicyclist
Running a stop sign 10% Bicyclist
The ‘no look’ left turn 10% Bicyclist

These collisions don’t have to happen! Our classes are built around understanding where collisions take place, and providing you with the knowledge and skills to stay out of these trouble situations.

The statistics are clear - bicyclists fare best when they act and are treated as operators of vehicles. This is the foundation for all that we teach.