Everybody gets sick, everybody gets injured, everybody dies. It’s just a matter of time for when insurance has to pay out on everyone. The lifestyle of a cyclist is not any more risky than that of a frequent pedestrian.
I ride a bike every day, and I also drive a lot, and in my experience I can tell you that not only is suggesting that helmets should be mandatory a stupid fucking idea, but the problem lies with the selfish core concepts that are inherent in people’s behaviors when using a shared public space. I could go on a whole… Read more
Same. I do a fair amount of road and mountain biking, and I bike-commute every day as well.
A few weeks ago I totally spaced out and forgot to bring my helmet for a mountain bike ride. I still did the ride, but I felt so weird/naked the whole time and held back the whole time. I can’t even ride without a helmet… Read more
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Lane ping pong is a great name for it! LOL
I have 2017 Subaru which has Adaptive Cruise control and lane ping pong assist. i probably use them differently than other people. I always keep control and only allow them to act as a second set of eyes when i am in areas where there is no traffic. When i get back in to congested areas i take back more control, i… Read more