§ 42-4-204. When lighted lamps are required
Every vehicle upon a highway within this state, between sunset and sunrise and at any other time when, due to insufficient light or unfavorable atmospheric conditions, persons and vehicles on the highway are not clearly discernible at a distance of one thousand feet ahead, shall display lighted lamps and illuminating devices as required by this article for different classes of vehicles, subject to exceptions with respect to parked vehicles.
§ 42-4-1003. Overtaking a vehicle on the left
The following rules shall govern the overtaking and passing of vehicles proceeding in the same direction, subject to the limitations, exceptions, and special rules stated in this section and sections 42-4-1004 to 42-4-1008:
The driver of a vehicle overtaking another vehicle proceeding in the same direction shall pass to the left of the vehicle at a safe distance and shall not again drive to the right side of the roadway until safely clear [...]
§ 42-4-1412. Operation of bicycles and other human-powered vehicles
Every person riding a bicycle or electrical assisted bicycle shall have all of the rights and duties applicable to the driver of any other vehicle under this article, except as to special regulations in this article and except as to those provisions which by their nature can have no application. Said riders shall comply with the rules set forth in this section and section 42-4-221, and, when using streets and highways with [...]
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A bicyclist was killed after being hit by an SUV near Chatfield Reservoir on Thursday morning, the Colorado State Patrol said. Read more [...]
On Saturday, October 15, 2016, at 5:31pm, K.B. and her fiancé were riding bikes in Littleton, near Bowles on the bike path, when they entered a crosswalk. Without warning, K.B. was hit by a car. Read more [...]
Audi Boulder and 303TV teamed up to produce this video featuring the Rocky Mountain Cancer Center Cycling Team: [...]
Colorado Personal Injury Accident and Trial Lawyer D.J. Banovitz gives you three great tips for bicycle safety for kids.
More good information on his YouTube Channel [...]
As outlined by MedlinePlus, several types of skull fractures can occur in a typical bicycle accident, such as a:
- simple fracture in which there is a crack in the bone, but no damage to the skin;
- linear skull fracture in which there is a fracture in the cranial bone, without depression, splintering or distortion of the bone;
- depressed skull fracture in which there is a fracture in the cranial bone with depression of the bone for the brain; and
- a compound fracture in which the skin may be [...]
If you or another person called the police at the scene and they arrived to fill out a report, you likely do not have to take any additional steps. Still, ask the responding officer if you must fill out any reports at the scene or later online or at a police station.
Colorado operates an Online Accident Report system where you may report minor accident report. The Arvada Police Department previously accepted over-the-counter accident reports, but now refers those involved in minor accidents to t [...]
Stress fractures caused in a bike accident are tiny cracks in a weight-bearing bone that usually develop in the shins, feet, hips or thighs. More than half of stress fractures that patients develop are in the lower legs and feet, reports EXOS Knowledge.
Because the bone fissures are so small, they usually won’t show up on x-rays. Instead, doctors will have to utilize different diagnostic testing such as:
bone density scans. [...]
From Bicycle Retailer BOULDER, Colo. (BRAIN) — PeopleForBikes says President Trump’s 2018 proposed budget is not good for bicycling. The group said the budget proposes to cut overall funding for the Department of the Interior by 5.3 percent and the Department of Transportation by 16 percent. “If approved, this budget will cut funding for bikeRead More [...]