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Traffic safety: Bicycles

The Honolulu Police Department (HPD) collaborated with the Department of Education and produced a bicycle safety video.

Click here for the video

Click here for bicycle laws

Here are more tips for bicycle safety:

Wear clothes that make you more visible.

Be cautious when riding a bike at night. Make sure you have the proper lights on your bicycle. Wear reflective materials or clothing.

Wear a helmet. Studies have shown that wearing a helmet can reduce injuries by up to 80%.

Loose items should be secured to a properly installed carrier or carried in a backpack.

Protect against bike theft. Most bikes stolen are not locked.

Obey traffic signs, signals and road markings.

Be familiar with the laws pertaining to bicycles.