It is hard to believe that some people can be so reckless and aggressive as to intentionally disregard the safety of bicyclists, but unfortunately, it happens. You and other cyclists in California already face numerous dangers on the road. When a driver deliberately tries to harm you, the results can be catastrophic.
Ever since you were a child, you probably heard over and over to wear a helmet when you were riding your bike. In fact, it is California law for minors to wear helmets when on a bike, a scooter, a skateboard or skates. However, what is the protocol for wearing a helmet once you are an adult?
Bicycle accidents have deprived Southern California of loved ones: mothers, neighbors, sons, coworkers, cousins, friends - young and old. Many L.A. residents now have a missing piece in their life where their loved one once was.
The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday approved a $7.5 million payout for a bicyclist who was severely injured in a crash blamed on a substandard street, less than a month after agreeing to a similar multimillion- dollar settlement.