How Will the Federal Grant Help Improve Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety? The California Highway Patrol (CHP) just issued a press release about a federal grant they’re getting to improve cyclist and pedestrian safety across the state. According to the CHP, the California Pedestrian and Bicyclist Enforcement and Education Project (CPBEEP) grant will run from October…

On Monday afternoon, a bicyclist was struck by a bus in Oxnard. The man was riding his bike on Gonzales Road when he veered directly in front of a Gold Coast Transit bus. According to the Ventura County Star, the accident took place west of the intersection with Lantana Street. The bicyclist was immediately taken…

A bicyclist was struck by a vehicle in Kearny Mesa Tuesday morning. According to NBC San Diego News, the bicyclist was riding along SR-163 when they were struck by a Toyota Camry. The man on the bicycle suffered major injuries was immediately taken to a local hospital. The extent of injuries has yet to be…

A bicyclist collided with a vehicle in Santa Barbara Thursday morning around 9:00 a.m. The accident occurred on Victoria Avenue and De La Vina Street. According to KEYT News, the cyclist suffered broken bones and was taken to the local hospital for the treatment of their injuries. The cause of the accident is unknown, as…

On Thursday afternoon, a cyclist was injured in a head-on collision with a vehicle in the hills above Santa Barbara. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the wreck happened in the 3000 block of Gibraltar at about 5:15 p.m. Very little information has been released about this bicycle-versus-car collision, but we do know that a 33-year-old…

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) just issued a press release about their recent efforts to promote active transportation during Bicycle Safety Awareness Month. Officials with Caltrans hope to double walking and transit use and triple bicycle use by 2020. Officials believe that supporting active and multi-modal transportation plays a large role in maximizing the…

The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently issued a press release about their upcoming efforts to raise awareness about bicycle safety during National Bicycle Safety Month. Throughout the Month of May, the CHP will be holding various activities around the State of California to promote and improve safety for cyclists. These activities will include educational programs,…

  If you have recently traveled to a large populated California city, you likely have seen the streets and sidewalks littered with bicycles. Yes, bicycles. Bikes are now on every corner in San Diego, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Lime Bikes and Jump Bikes are just two popular companies who have adopted similar business models…

A man from Alpine was confirmed dead after getting struck by a car on Tuesday. A woman was confirmed to be driving a minivan on Olde Highway 80 and drifted into the right lane and crashed into the man on his mountain bike. The woman in the vehicle also collided with a metal bus stop…

On Monday evening, a bicycle rider was critically injured in a crash with a Santa Maria Area Transit bus. According to Santa Barbara’s Noozhawk, the collision happened at the corner of Caballero and East McCoy lanes at about 5:50 p.m. Very few details about this incident have been released, but we do know that the…

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