Rules of the Road Resources
Click on the following links to get more information:
LEAGUE OF AMERICAN BICYCLISTS | Smart Cycling resources
NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION | Bicycle safety links
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION: BICYCLE COMMUTING AND SAFETY | Covers bicycle rules and safety, as well as some helpful hints and general bicycle information.
CALIFORNIA STREETS AND HIGHWAY CODE | State laws related to bicycles
CALIFORNIA VEHICLE CODE: BICYCLES | California Department of Motor Vehicles
CITY OF LONG BEACH MUNICIPAL CODE: BICYCLES | City laws related to bicycles
BICYCLING STREET SMARTS: RIDING CONFIDENTLY, LEGALLY AND SAFELY | Compact tutorial (book or online version) will increase your safety and confidence while bicycling on any road, whether you are a beginner or an expert.
BICYCLE HELMET SAFETY INSTITUTE | An active, non-profit consumer-funded program acting as a clearinghouse and a technical resource for bicycle helmet information.
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY TRAFFIC SKILLS 101 | Small classes cover everything from bike selection to simple maintenance to fixing a flat, safety drills, to strategies for riding a bike safely and confidently.
CYCLISTS VIEW: DRIVING YOUR BIKE IN TRAFFIC | In this video, cycling Instructor Christopher Quint shares valuable information about safely navigating your bike through traffic. Presented by the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition and the City of Long Beach.