Here are four basic bicycling tips
The following are things you can do to maintain control of your bicycle, even in an emergency:
Properly-fitted helmets provide protection from a potentially life-threatening head injury. By law, bicycle riders under 18 years old must wear a bicycle helmet while riding on a public road.
Wear your helmet per manufacturer directions.
Even if you obey all traffic laws, there is always a risk of a collision.
Ride in the same direction as traffic so you are more visible to drivers entering roads or changing lanes in the following scenarios: