Important lessons in Bicycle Safety by Michael Bluejay
Your #1 goal should be to avoid getting hit in the first place
Bike Safety Tips from New York City Department of Transportation
Dedicated Bike Lanes Reduce Risk of Accidents
When bike safety researchers reviewed the limited data available, the evidence suggested that designated bike lanes and bike paths do indeed reduce the risk of bicycle accidents and injuries. New York City saw a 40 to 50 percent reduction in accidents as dedicated bike lanes were added.