A bicycle is a vehicle in all 50 states. That means the cyclist has the same rights and responsibilities as a motorist including the right to make that left turn or avoid road hazards. Be sure to click through to see the wonderful Bikeyface drawings which illustrate this point. Better yet, print it out and post on the bulletin board at work.–“corrie
Whenever a person first discovers I bike, they reply with a story. And it’s always the same story.
“I was driving down [insert any road name] when all of the sudden I saw a cyclist in the MIDDLE OF THE ROAD!” Inevitably it always ends with them saying they “just tapped on their horn” or “squeezed by” or “yelled out to the cyclist.”