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Never Leave Home Without These Cycling Essentials

Participation in some sports activities requires more preparation than others, and cycling is at the top of the list. Golfers have to gather shoes, hats, tees, balls, and clubs to go to the course, but most items are conveniently stored in a golf bag. As…

Are Drivers Biased Against Bicyclists?

Cycling is an activity that can help you stay healthy and save money on gas, if you decide to choose two wheels over four for your daily commute. And while cycling alone can help you improve your cardiovascular health and muscular strength, your health can…

National Bike Month Maintenance Guide

May is National Bike Month! Attorney Bill Shirer, the Cyclist at Law, knows just how precious and important a cyclist’s bike can be, which is why the law office promote cycling safety. No one wants to lose their bike in a cycling accident, and preventative…

How Bicycle Helmets Are Made

Manufacturers sometimes have to exceed government standards to meet the ones established by the Snell Memorial Foundation. Helmets are designed to promote bicycle safety by limiting head injuries in cycling accidents, and responsible cyclists always wear them. However, accidents do happen, and when they do,…

Safety Tips for Cycling at Night

Cycling enthusiasts agree that riding at night is relaxing and enjoyable. However, it’s also dangerous. Knowing that you had the right of way will not take away the pain if you are struck by a motorist. The Cyclist at Law encourages you to follow these…

Healing After a Cycling Accident

For many cyclists, the thrill of the ride comes largely from the rush of adrenaline that accompanies speed and endurance challenges. Others find the prospect of improving one’s health to be a major motivator, while still others love the freedom. Whatever your reason for cycling,…

Statistics about Cycling Accidents in the U.S.

Attorney Bill Shirer, the Cyclist at Law, is a cyclist himself and an expert on personal injury law who can provide legal representation when you need it. Some Statistics Statistics from the National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) indicate that the sport is more…