Safety - Safe Riding

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For additional information, the SFMTA's Bicycle Guide is a comprehensive resource on safe riding.

Riding in Traffic

Bicyclists on public roadways have all the same rights and responsibilities as automobile drivers, and are subject to the same state laws and local ordinances. For everyone's safety, observe these bicycling rules and safety tips.

 

Learn More

Know your rights and responsibilities as a bicyclist!:

  • Visit the California DMV's Bicycle Rules and Safety page here
  • Visit the East Bay Bicycle Coalition's Bike Law page here

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Riding in Traffic

Bicyclists on public roadways have all the same rights and responsibilities as automobile drivers, and are subject to the same state laws and local ordinances. For everyone's safety, observe these bicycling rules and safety tips.