Wednesday, May 16, 2012
National Bike to Work Week
Traffic safety is a major priority for the City and we want to make sure everyone is safe on our roadways while bicycling, walking and driving.
The Overland Park Police Department averages 20-25 accident reports per year involving bicycles. In Kansas, bicyclists are required to follow the same rules of the road as motorists. For more information about bicycling laws in Kansas, check out the following website:
As you can observe from the video below, accidents like this can happen in a matter of moments, and it takes caution on everyone’s part to avoid this type of unfortunate event.