Key messages for bicyclist safety skills include:
Before riding to school, children first need to have sufficient bicycle handling skills, including the ability to ride in a straight line, ride in a straight line while scanning the situation ahead, behind and to the side, stop quickly using the bicycle's brakes without swerving, falling or colliding with anything, swerve in a controlled manner to avoid a hazard or collision. Knowing how to prepare for a bicycle ride and following the rules of the road are as equally important as knowing having sufficient bicycle handling skills
1. What a child needs to do to prepare for a bicycle ride
2. Rules to follow during the bicycle ride.
For more detailed information on bicycle safety messages visit the Bicycle safety skills section of the SRTS Guide.
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